Mark Littler is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Huddersfield.


He was appointed in October 2017 having spent three years as a Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Hull. While at Hull he was involved in teaching Criminology programmes in both Hull and Hong Kong, and supervised a number of PhD students. He joined Hull in early 2015, having spent 12 months working as as a Post-Doctoral Research Scholar at Blackfriars Hall, University of Oxford.


He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice from the University of Hull.

His research specialisms include:

  • Policing
  • Crime and Security Policy
  • Religious Extremism
  • Right-wing Populism and Extremism
  • Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism
  • Counter Extremism
  • Trust in the Criminal Justice System