Research Output per year
Una joined Ulster University as a lecturer in criminology in 2003. She completed her undergraduate degree in public administration at the University of Glamorgan and her PhD at Ulster University, and has worked as a Researcher at Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University. Una’s teaching and research interests include youth justice, imprisonment, families of prisoners, victims of crime, children’s rights and women in the criminal justice system. She is the Year one Tutor for BSc (Hons) Criminology and Criminal Justice and module co-ordinator for Exploring Criminology, Crime and Criminal Justice, and Victims of Crime. Una is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a member of the Centre for Higher Education Research and Practice (CHERP) and of the Children of Prisoners Europe (COPE) network.
Locked in the past: An historical analysis of the legal framework of custody for children in Northern IrelandConvery, U. V., 1 Mar 2014, In : European Journal of Criminology. 11, 2, p. 251-269
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
An offending strategy: The state’s response to women within the criminal justice system in Northern IrelandConvery, U., 2013, Women, Punishment and Social Justice: Human rights and penal practices. Oxon: Routledge, p. 167-177
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter
The Custodial Detention of Children and the Youth Justice Review & a new vision for the education of children and young people in custodyIrwin, T., McCord, J., Moore, L. & Convery, U. V., 21 Mar 2013.
Research output: Contribution to conference › Paper