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Dr Helena Farrand Carrapico

Associate Professor

Department: Social Sciences

Helena Farrand Carrapico joined Northumbria University in April 2019, where she works as an Associate Professor in Criminology and International Relations. Her research focuses on European Union Justice and Home Affairs governance, and comprises three strands: 1) The governance of specific policy fields within Justice and Home Affairs, namely organised crime and cyber crime; 2) the governance of the external dimension of the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice; and 3) the governance of Brexit in relation to internal security. 

She holds a doctoral degree in Social and Political Sciences from the European University Institute (Florence), where she developed her thesis on European Union organised crime policies. Prior to her current position, Helena was a Senior Lecturer at Aston University, where she also co-directed the Aston Centre for Europe. Previous academic positions were also held at the University of Dundee, James Madison University, the University of Coimbra and the Austrian Academy of Sciences. Helena was also a visiting fellow at the DG. Justice, Liberty and Security of the European Commission, and at the Center for European Policy Studies (CEPS). She is an elected member of UACES and a co-convenor for the BISA European Security Working Group.

Helena Farrand Carrapico

Qualifications

  • International Politics PhD June 30 2010
  • Politics MRes June 30 2006
  • European CommunityStudies MA (Hons) July 31 2003
  • Senior Fellow (SFHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2019

Key Publications

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  • Brexit and Internal Security, Farrand Carrapico, H., Niehuss, A., Berthelemy, C. 2 Jan 2019
  • European Union cyber security as an emerging research and policy field, Farrand Carrapico, H., Barrinha, A. 1 Feb 2018, In: European Politics and Society
  • Cyber crime as a fragmented policy field in the context of the area of freedom, security and justice, Carrapiço, H., Farrand, B. 10 Jan 2018, The Routledge Handbook of Justice and Home Affairs Research, London, Routledge
  • Blurring public and private, Farrand, B., Carrapico, H. 31 Oct 2017, Security Privatization, Springer
  • Security Privatization, Bures, O., Carrapico, H. 31 Oct 2017
  • The EU as a coherent (cyber)security actor?, Carrapiço, H., Barrinha, A. 10 May 2017, In: Journal of Common Market Studies
  • Dialogue, partnership and empowerment for network and information security, Carrapiço, H., Farrand, B. Apr 2017, In: Crime Law and Social Change
  • Private security beyond private military and security companies, Bures, O., Carrapiço, H. 1 Apr 2017, In: Crime Law and Social Change
  • The European Union’s fight against cybercrime, Carrapiço, H., Farrand, B. 25 Nov 2016, The European Union as an Area of Freedom, Security and Justice, London, Routledge
  • The EU’s security actorness in cyber space: quo vadis?, Barrinha, A., Carrapiço, H. 24 May 2016, The EU, Strategy and Security Policy, Routledge
  • EU borders and shifting internal security, Bossong, R., Carrapiço, H. 20 Feb 2016
  • Criminals and Terrorists in Partnership, Carrapiço, H., Irrera, D., Tupman, B. 24 Aug 2015
  • Networked governance and the regulation of expression on the internet, Farrand, B., Carrapiço, H. 13 Jul 2015, The Governance of Online Expression in a Networked World, London, New York, Routledge
  • The governance of online expression in a networked world, Carrapiço, H., Farrand, B. 13 Jul 2015
  • Space oddity? Exploring organised crime ventures in cyber space, Carrapiço, H., Lavorgna, A. 2015, In: European Review of Organised Crime
  • The governance of justice and internal security in Scotland, Kaunert, C., Léonard, S., Carrapiço, H., Rozée, S. 31 Dec 2014, In: European Security
  • Transnational organised crime and terrorism, Carrapiço, H., Irrera, D., Tupman, B. 31 Dec 2014, In: Global Crime
  • Analysing the European Union's responses to organized crime through different securitization lenses, Carrapico, H. 2014, In: European Security
  • Europol and the EU’s fight against organized crime, Carrapiço, H., Trauner, F. 27 Sep 2013, In: Perspectives on European Politics and Society
  • The external dimension of the EU’s fight against organized crime, Carrapiço, H. 2013, In: Journal of Contemporary European Research
  • Copyright law as a matter of (inter)national security?, Farrand, B., Carrapiço, H. May 2012, In: Crime Law and Social Change
  • The external dimension of EU justice and home affairs after the Lisbon Treaty:, Trauner, F., Carrapiço, H. 2012, In: European Foreign Affairs Review
  • Transnational organized crime as a security concept, Carrapiço, H. 30 Nov 2011, Routledge Handbook of Transnational Organized Crime, Routledge
  • The evolution of the European Union’s understanding of organized crime and its embedment in EU discourse, Carrapiço, H. 17 Feb 2010, Defining and Defying Organised Crime, Abingdon (UK), Routledge


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