Joanne Morrissey

Senior Lecturer

Faculty:Faculty of Science & Technology

Department:Biomedical and Forensic Science

Location: Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Forensic science and crime , Policing , Enterprise , Education and teaching

Courses taught: Crime and Investigative Studies, Forensic Science

Joanne has more than 22 years of experience as a practitioner in the UK and the US, and uses this experience and her research interests to inform her teaching.

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joanne.morrissey@anglia.ac.uk

Background

Joanne joined ARU in July 2017. Previously, she worked at LJMU, High Point Police Department and Metropolitan Police Service.

Research interests

  • Partnership working
  • Policing
  • Fire Investigation
  • Pedagogy
  • Drug facilitated sexual assault

Areas of research supervision

  • Recovery of fingermarks from ballistic evidence
  • Use of drone at crime scenes

Teaching

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BSc (Hons) Crime and Investigative Studies
Module leader for Evidence-Based Policing
Module leader for Major Investigations
Module leader for Crime Scene Analysis
Contributes to Scene and Laboratory Investigation

BSc (Hons) Forensic Science
Contributes to Scene and Laboratory Investigation

Qualifications

  • MSc Fire Investigation - Anglia Ruskin University, 2007

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Board of Directors - European Division of International Association for Identification

Selected recent publications

Morrissey, J., 2017. The student journey: time to make it personal. Innovations in Practice, 11(1), pp9-11.

Morrissey, J. Larrosa, J. and Birkett, Jason. W., 2017. A preliminary Evaluation of the Use of Gun Blueing to Enhance Friction Ridge Detail on Cartridge Casings. Journal of Forensic Identification, 67(3), 2017, pp313-322.

Recent presentations and conferences

European Division of International Association for Identification. Interpol Lyon, 2016.

International Enterprise Educators Conference. Liverpool, 2016.