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Prof Paul Stretesky


Department: Social Sciences

ADSS_Staff _Paul -Stretesky _Professor -CriminologyHe currently coedits the Ashgate book series entitled Green Criminology with University of South Florida Professor Michael J. Lynch. Professor Stretesky has published over 70 peer reviewed research articles and book chapters on environmental justice, crime and violence. Both government and non-profit organizations have funded his research.

Professor Stretesky lectures on criminological theory, statistics, environmental justice and environmental crime.  



  • Criminology PhD Environmental Justice September 01 1997
  • Senior Fellow (SFHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2016

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Holiday clubs as Community Organizations, Stretesky, P., Defeyter, M., Long, M., Sattar, Z., Crilley, E. 8 Jul 2019, How to Make a Just Food Future
  • Do Flood Mitigation and Natural Habitat Protection Employment Reduce Youth Offending?, Long, M., Oswald, R., Stretesky, P., Soppitt, S. 1 Jun 2019, In: European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research
  • Measuring the Ecological Impact of the Wealthy, Lynch, M., Long, M., Stretesky, P., Barrett, K. 15 May 2019, In: Social Currents
  • Environmental crime prosecutions in Ireland, 2004–2014, Lynch, M., Stretesky, P., Long, M. 13 May 2019, In: International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice
  • Exploring the Relationship between Neoliberalism and Homicide, Mclean, C., Long, M., Stretesky, P., Lynch, M., Hall, S. 2019, In: International Journal of Sociology
  • The Treadmill of Production and the Treadmill of Law, Lynch, M., Stretesky, P., Long, M. 20 Nov 2018, In: Capitalism Nature Socialism
  • Holiday Hunger: Feeding Children During the School Holidays, Graham, P., Stretesky, P., Long, M., Mann, E., Defeyter, M. 9 Oct 2018, Feeding Children Inside and Outside the Home, Taylor & Francis
  • Situational Crime Prevention and the Ecological Regulation of Green Crime, Stretesky, P., Long, M., Lynch, M. 1 Sep 2018, In: Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
  • Monetary Penalties and Noncompliance with Environmental Laws, Barrett, K., Lynch, M., Long, M., Stretesky, P. Sep 2018, In: American Journal of Criminal Justice
  • Green Criminology and Native Peoples, Lynch, M., Stretesky, P., Long, M. 1 Aug 2018, In: Theoretical Criminology

PGR Supervision

  • Feizel Aryee Psychosocial Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing in Lancashire, England Start: 07/09/2017
  • Ruth McKie Rebranding the Climate Change Counter Movement: A Critical Examination of Organisational Messages through a Criminological and Political Economic Lens. Start: 07/10/2014


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