Dr Bille Lister

Senior Lecturer

Welcome to my website. I am a Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Leeds Beckett University. My interests include; poverty and social exclusion, illicit labour markets – specifically, the commercial sex industries, body modification and incarceration.

My previous work has looked at changing labour markets within the illicit economy on workers lived experiences, policy changes in relation to street based prostitution and the impact of welfare benefit reform in Scotland.

More informally, my other interests are Hello Kitty, sushi and all things Japanese! ;)



Goodbye 2014!

So we are in the final few days of 2014, and what better time to write an update on my blog, which has been neglected as of late. Career wise, this has been an interesting year. I took up my first lectureship at Leeds Beckett University in August, where I am a Senior...

My podcast on Viva Survivors

I’ve just had a podcast published on Viva Survivors. Dr. Nathan Ryder set the Viva Survivors website a year ago as a resource to help people who were preparing for their viva, on what should expect on the day, which is probably one of the most nerve wracking...

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