Short bio

Prof. Dr. Christophe Vandeviver is a Research Professor in Criminology (Ghent University Research Council, BOFZAP) at the Institute for International Research on Criminal Policy (IRCP), Ghent University. He is a Fellow of the Belgian Young Academy and affiliated with the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement (NSCR) as an International Research Fellow. His research focuses on the spatial and temporal analysis of crime and crime control, crime science, and sexual violence victimization


  • Geography of crime and crime control
  • Crime science
  • Sexual violence
  • Quantitative research methods

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