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Associate Professor Pamela Henry

Associate Professor

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 6304 5415, Mobile: 0421 837 237, Email: pamela.henry@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO2.316
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  6304 5415  
Mobile: 0421 837 237  
Facsimile: (61 8)  6304 5894  
Email: pamela.henry@ecu.edu.au   
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO2.316  

 

Pamela Henry is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Business and Law's School of Law and Justice. Pamela is the Director of the Sellenger Centre for research in Law, Justice and Social Change. She is a member of the ECU Human Research Ethics Committee, Faculty of Business and Law Board, Research and Higher Degrees Committee and Ethics Sub Committee.

Availability

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm

Current teaching

  • LAW4130 Innocence Project

Background

Associate Professor Pamela Henry is the Director of the Sellenger Centre for research in Law, Justice and Social Change.

Qualifications

  • PhD, Charles Sturt University
  • Bachelor of Arts Honours (Psych)Hons, Edith Cowan University

Professional associations

  • ECU Human Research Ethics Committee, Member
  • ECU Sellenger Centre for research in Law, Justice and Social Change, Director
  • ECU Faculty of Business and Law Board, Member
  • ECU Faculty of Business and Law Research and Higher Degrees Committee, Member
  • ECU Faculty of Business and Law Ethics Sub Committee, Member

Research

Research areas and interests

  • Miscarriage of justice
  • Family and family law
  • Suicide prevention
  • Covert policing

Recent research grants

  • 2014 - One Life WA Suicide Prevention Strategy,  Centrecare (Inc), $1,000,000.
  • 2013 - Criminal Justice Review Project, Law Society of WA, $182,351.
  • 2013 - Evaluation of Indigenous Justice Programs, Attorney General's Department (Commonwealth) $336,000.
  • 2013 - Fly in Fly out Worker Supports,  Lifeline WA,  Grant,  2013,  $30,439.
  • 2012 - Misuse of the information management system by Public Servants employed within WA Police, WA Police Service, $9,091.
  • 2012 - Drug Use Monitoring of Australia DUMA (Phase II), Australian Institute of Criminology, $528,000.
  • 2012 - Evaluation of FRC Prison Based Program, Centrecare, $61,510.
  • 2011 – Implementation of the WA Suicide Prevention Strategy, Centrecare, (Henry, P.), $1,000,000.00.
  • 2011 - Str8 Talk'n, City of Gosnells, National Community Crime Prevention Grants, $48,873.
  • 2010 - Inappropriate use of the WA Police Incident Management System, WA Police, (Rajakaruna, N. & Henry, P.), $10,000.00.
  • 2010 – Need for FRC Services in Prison Populations, Centrecare, (Henry, P. & Hamilton, K.), $38,450.00.
  • 2010 – Problem Gambling in CALD Communities, Centrecare, (Henry, P. Rajakaruna, N.), $53,280.00.
  • 2010 - Criminal Justice Review Project, Public Purpose Trust, (Henry, P.), $200,586.10.
  • 2010 - Contract to Investigate Mechanisms and Costs Associated with Establishing a Sustainable Road Trauma Support Service in Western Australia, Department of Health WA, $35,000.
  • 2009 – Post Separation Family Project, Centrecare, (Henry, P.), $92,000.00.
  • 2009 - Blueline Evaluation, WA Police,(Henry, P. & Rajakaruna, N.), $10,000.00.
  • 2009 - The age of First Cannabis use, WA Police, (Henry, P. Rajakaruna, N.), $12,800.00.

Recent publications

Journal articles

  • Rajakaruna, N., Henry, P., Crous, C. Fordham, A. (2013). Community Intelligence: Exploring Human Source as a New Frontier. Australasian Policing: A Journal of Professional Practice and Research, 5(1), 25-29.
  • Henry, P. & Hamilton, K. (2012). The Inclusion of Children in Family Dispute Resolution in Australia: Balancing Welfare Versus Rights Principles. International Journal of Children's Rights, 20(4), 584-602, DOI: 10.1163/157181812X634832.
  • Henry, P.,  Hamilton, K. (2011). Family dispute resolution in the new family relationship centres: Practitioner perspectives. Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal.
  • Henry, P. & Hamilton, K. (2011). FDR practitioners working in the FRC system: issues and challenges. Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal, 22(2), 103-110.
  • Hamilton, K. & Henry, P. (2011). The role of counsellors in the new family relationship centres: Practitioner perspectives. Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal.
  • Henry, P. & McCue, J. (2009). The experience of non-residential stepmothers. Journal of Divorce and Remarriage, 50(3), 185-205, United States, DOI: 10.1080/10502550902717780.

Conference publications

  • Rajakaruna, N. & Henry, P. (Oct, 2013). Research on the effectiveness of Crime Stopper models within a national context.  Paper presented at the National Crime Stoppers Conference. Hobart, Tasmania.
  • Scott, A.J., Savilla, K.E., Henry, P.J., Dear, G.E. (2010). Community perceptions of stalking: Definitions of stalking and illegal conduct in Western Australia. Paper to be presented at The British Psychological Society Division of Forensic Psychology Annual Conference, 22-25 June, Canterbury, UK.
  • Scott, A.J., Stratton, G., Wylie, K., & Henry, P.J. (2010).The effect of statistical DNA evidence on mock-jury decision making. Paper to be presented at the 20th Conference of the European Association of Psychology and Law, 15-18 June, Gothenburg, Sweden.
  • Duffy, L., Henry, P., Stratton, G., & Isaacson, N. (2009). Criminalisation of the Mentally Ill. Paper presented at the Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference. Perth, Western Australia.
  • Henry, P.J., & Clarke, S. (Nov, 2009). Stepparents and the family law system : It is just too complicated to be inclusive. Paper presented at the Family Relationship Services Australia Conference, Children and Families : Reducing Risk, Building Resilience. Sydney, Australia.
  • Henry, P.J., Isaacson, N., Clarke, S. (2009). The experience of stepparents within the Midland Family relationship Centre. Paper presented at the 29th Annual Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law. Fremantle, Western Australia.
  • Henry, P.J., Duffy, L. (2009). Sellenger Centre Criminal Justice Review Project : Risk to Students. Paper presented at the Australia and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference. Perth, Western Australia.
  • Isaacson, N. Henry, P. (Nov, 2009). Internal integrity systems: Managing risk in a policing context. Paper presented at the 22nd Annual Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference. Perth, Western Australia.
  • Isaacson, N., Henry, P., McCue, J. (Nov, 2009). The experience of non-residential stepmothers. Paper presented at the 29th Annual Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law. Fremantle, Western Australia.
  • Stratton, G., Henry, P., Isaacson, N., Duffy, L. (2009). Agenda for Innocence. Paper presented at the Australia and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference. Perth, Western Australia.

Research student supervision

  •  Master of Criminal Justice, Mid West- Gascoyne District Police Officers' Experience With The Cannabis Infringement Notice Scheme.
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