Dr. Christopher Greco

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Assistant Professor / Faculty of Education and Professional Studies - School of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Position
Full-time Faculty
Graduate Program Faculty
Office
A347
Extension
4598
Website
About
Christopher graduated from Nipissing University’s Criminal Justice Program in 2006. After completing his graduate work, at the University of Ottawa, and a postdoctoral fellowship with the International Centre for Comparative Criminology, he returned to Nipissing’s School of Criminology and Criminal Justice in 2017.

Christopher a obtenu son diplôme en justice pénale de l’Université de Nipissing en 2006. Après avoir complété ses études supérieures à l'Université d'Ottawa et un stage postdoctoral au Centre international de criminologie comparée, il est revenu à l'École de criminologie et justice pénale de l’Université en 2017.
Education
PhD, MA, University of Ottawa
BA, Nipissing University
Research
Areas of Specialization:

​Conceptual Development: (Moral) Panic and Social Problems

Research Interests:
  • Sexual Deviance
  • Governance and Social Control
  • Socio-Criminological Theory
  • Moral Relativism
Current & Future Research:
  • Judicial perceptions of sexual abuse
  • Policing of sexual behaviour in the Lesser Antilles
  • Parole and factors associated with (un)successful community release
Publications

Greco, C., & Corriveau, P. (2020). On the Weighing of Protections: “Exerting Power and Doing Good” with Child Sexual Abuse Legislation. In C. Côté, D. Moffette, & J. Piché (Eds.) Contemporary Criminological Issues: Moving Beyond Insecurity and Exclusion. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press.

Corriveau, P., Cauchie, J-F., & Greco, C. (2019). La recherche indépendante au Canada face aux injonctions d'un modèle managérial? In M. Bresson, J. Cartier-Bresson, & M. Hirschhorn (Eds.) Chercheurs en sciences sociales et demandes de savoirs: une relation en tension. Paris: Maison des sciences de l’homme.

Greco, C. (2019). On the Quebec Judiciary and Phenomenon of Online Child Luring. Canadian Review of Sociology, 56(1), 78-92.

Corriveau, P., & Greco, C. (2014). Misunderstanding (Mis)Understandings: Male Sex Workers and the Canadian Criminal Code. Sexuality & Culture, 18(2), 346-360.

Greco, C., & Corriveau, P. (2014). La représentation médiatique du leurre d’enfants à l’aide des nouvelles technologies: une mise en mots et en maux. Ambigua, 1, 35-56.

Corriveau, P., & Greco, C. (2012). La « cyberpédophilie » et le cyberespace. Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ). Repéré à: https://www.inspq.qc.ca/agression-sexuelle/fiches/la-cyberpedophilie-et-le-cyberespace.