Shanta Balgobind Singh

Shanta Balgobind Singh

Professor

Discipline Criminology
Email singhsb@ukzn.ac.za
Contact Number 031-260-7895
Campus Howard College Campus
Office Address Room F182 MTB
Last Updated 1 year ago

Research Interests

Research areas are diverse and include:

  • Crime and Criminality
  • Migration
  • Religious Tolerance
  • The Criminal Justice System
  • Correctional Theory and Practice
  • Human Rights
  • Women and health issues
  • Youth
  • The Indian Diaspora in the 21st century
  • Indigenous Knowledge Systems
  • Higher Education

Teaching Interests

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminalistics: Crime Scene Investigation
  • Victimology
  • Forensic Criminology
  • Correctional Theory and Practice

Selected Publications

Community Engagement

  • The Learner-ship Programme with the Department of Correctional Services (DCS). Initiated in 2016
  • Renewal of MOU with DCS until 2022
  • Food Garden Project 2021Cato Manor

Teaching Expertise

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminalistics: Crime Scene Investigation
  • Victimology
  • Forensic Criminology
  • Correctional Theory and Practice

Student Supervision

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