LIU Jianhong
Professor

Office: E21-3002
Telephone: (+853) 8822 8834
Email: JLiu@umac.mo

Academic Qualifications

Ph.D. Criminology, University at Albany, State University of New York, January 1993

M.A. Sociology, University at Albany, State University of New York, 1990

M.A. Philosophy of Science, Nankai University, Tianjin, China, 1988

Research Interests

International and Comparative;Criminology and Criminal Justice; Empirical Study of Criminal Law; Community and Crime; Drugs and Crimes; Research Methodology and Social Statistics

   
         
 

Honor and Awards

President, the Scientific Commission of International Society for Criminology, 2014–

Member, Board of Directors, International Society for Criminology, 2014 - 

Honorary Fellow, Korean Institute of Criminology, 2013 –

Member, the Scientific Commission of International Society for Criminology. January 2013 ¡V

Award, second prize for best academic paper, Macau Scientific Research Award 2012

Committee member, The Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime, NY, USA, February 2012 -

Council Member, the World Economic Forum of the Global Agenda Council on Organized Crime July 2011 ¡V

Honorary Fellow, the Centre for Criminology, University of Hong Kong, June 1, 2011- May 31, 2014

Consultant, United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime, East Asia and Pacific Center 2011 -2012

Standing Fellow, Chinese Society of Juvenile Delinquency Prevention 2010 -

Member, the International Self-Report Delinquency Study Research Group, 2010 -

University of Macau Faculty Research Award 2007-2009

President, Asian Criminological Society, 2009 ¡V

Member, Campbell Collaborations Criminal Justice Steering Committee, 2009 -

President, Macau Society of Criminology, 2009 -

Honorary University Chair Professor, Southwest University of Political Science and Law 2009 ¡V

Senior Fellow, Center for Criminology, Beijing University, China, 2007-

Fulbright Scholar Award, from USA Fulbright Commission 2006 ¡V 2007

Fellow, American Center at Chinese University of Hong Kong 2006 ¡V 2007

Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Drug and Crime Policy, Southwest University of Political Science and Law, China, 2005-2008

Grant Award, from National Science Foundation USA (SES-0351014, PI: Steven F. Messner, Co-investigators: Jianhong Liu and Lening Zhang; Amount: $293,580). 2004-2006

Senior Fellow, Institute for Crime Control and Prevention, Nanjing University 2003 ¡V

Member, International Advisory Board of the Chinese Society of Juvenile Delinquency Studies. 1999-2001

Junior Scholar Award from International Society of Criminology 1998


Selected Editorships

Editorial Board Member of International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy2013 -

Editorial Board Member of Journal of Mass Communication, Delinquency and Criminology, 2013 -

Editorial Board Member of Crime, Law and Social Change (SSCI)2011 –

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Conflict and Violence (SSCI) 2011 –

Editor-in-Chief , Asian Journal of Criminology. 2008 ¡V

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Quantitative Criminology (SSCI). 2008-

Editorial Board Member of Crime, Law and Social Change (SSCI). 2011 ¡V

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Conflict and Violence (SSCI) 2011 ¡V

Associate Editor, International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. (SSCI) 2005 ¡V

Editorial Board Member, Crime and Criminal Justice International. 2006 ¡V

Editorial Board Member, Crime, Punishment, and the Law. 2006 ¡V

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Macau Studies. 2009-

Keynote address

“Culture and Criminal Justice –A theory of Relational Justice”. Presentation at the Sixth Annual Conference of Asian Criminological Society, Osaka, Japan, June 27-29, 2014

Selected Publications

Book and Edited Volumes

2013 Jianhong Liu, Susyan Jou, Bill Hebenton, (editors) Handbook of Asian Criminology, Springer Publishing, New York

2012 Jianhong Liu, (editor) Master Criminologists on the Science of Crime Control Volume I. People¡¦s Publishing House. Beijing, China.

2012 Jianhong Liu, (editor) Master Criminologists on the Science of Crime Control Volume II People¡¦s Publishing House. Beijing, China.

2012 R. Thilagaraj, Jianhong Liu and S. Latha (Editors) Crime and Criminal Justice in Asia. Mittal Publications, Delhi, India.

2011 Jianhong Liu, Functions of Crimes, People¡¦s Publishing House. Beijing, China.

2011 Jianhong Liu and Yongshen Li, General Principles of Criminal Law, Law Press, Beijing, China

2011 Jianhong Liu and Yongshen Li, Specific Provisions of Criminal Law, Law Press, Beijing, China

2011 Jianhonhg Liu (editor) ¡§Lectures in Criminal Law volume II¡¨ Beijing, Law Press.

2011 Jianhong Liu (editor) ¡§Lectures in Criminal Law volume III¡¨ Beijing, Law Press.

2010 ¡V 2011 Jianhong Liu (Editor in Chief). Editorial board members: Jianhua Zhu, Yongsheng Li, Lirong Wang, Chuanqiang Mei, Jinghai Shi, and Kaicheng Huang (eds). Book Series on Criminal Science and Drug Crimes Law Press, Beijing, China. (total 9 books published in the series)

2008 ¡§Crime and Criminal Justice in China: The Current Knowledge Base and Prospects for Future Research¡¨. A special issue of Crime, Law and Social Change. (guest editors: Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner and Jianhong Liu). New York, NY: Springer.

2007 ¡§Crime and Criminal Justice in China¡¨ A special issue of International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. New Berry Park, CA: Sage Publications.

2004 ¡§Crime, Law, and Criminology in China¡¨ A special issue of Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. Bowen Hills, Australia: Australian Academic Press. (Guest Editors: Roderic Broadhurst and Jianhong Liu).

2001 ¡§Crime and Social Control in a Changing China¡¨ Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group Inc. (Editors: Jianhong Liu, Lening Zhang, and Steven F. Messner).

Journal Articles

2014 Shanhe Jiang, Eric G. Lambert, Jianhong Liu, Toyoji Saito¡AFormal and informal control views in China, Japan, and the U.S¡DJournal of Criminal Justice 42(1):36–44.

2013 Lening Zhang, Jianhong Liu, Kaicheng Huang ” The Characteristics of Relapsed Drug Users in Contemporary Urban China” Asian Journal of Criminology  8(3):179-189

2012 Kaicheng Huang, Jianhong Liu, Guoling Zhao, Ruohui Zhao, and Paul Friday “Chinese Narcotics Trafficking: A Preliminary Report International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology (SSCI).

2012 Jianhong Liu, Ruohui Zhao, Haiyan Xiong, Jinlin Gong, ¡§Chinese Legal Traditions: Punitiveness versus Mercy¡¨ Asia Pacific Journal of Police and Criminal Justice

2012 Kaicheng Huang, Jianhong Liu, Guoling Zhao, Ruohui Zhao, and Paul Friday “Chinese Narcotics Trafficking: A Preliminary Report International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology (SSCI).

2011 Ruohui Zhao and Jianhong Liu ¡§A system¡¦s Approach to Crime Prevention: The case of Macau¡¨. Asian Journal of Criminology 6 (2):207-227.

2011 Lening Zhang, Jianhong Liu, Kaicheng Huang ¡§The role of criminal justice system in treating drug abusers: The Chinese experience¡¨.The journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. (SSCI) 41 (1): 45-54.(SSCI)

2010 Kaicheng Huang, Lening Zhang, Jianhong Liu ¡§Drug problems in contemporary China: A profile of the Chinese drug users in a metropolitan area¡¨, International Journal of Drug Policy 22(2):128-32. (SSCI)

2009 Jianhong Liu, ¡§Restorative Justice and Chinese Traditional Legal Culture in the Context of Contemporary Chinese Criminal Justice Reform¡¨ Asia Pacific Journal of Police and Criminal Justice 7(1):49-68.

2009 Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner, and Jianhong Liu, ¡§Guanxi and fear of crime in contemporary urban China¡¨ British Journal of Criminology (SSCI) 49 (4): 472-490.

2009 Jianhong Liu, ¡§Asian Criminology ¡V Challenges, Opportunities, and Directions¡¨ Asian Journal of Criminology 4:1-9.

2009 Jianhong Liu, Steven F. Messner, Lening Zhang, and Yue Zhuo ¡§Socio-Demographic Correlates of Fear of Crime and the Social Context of Contemporary Urban China¡¨ American Journal of Community Psychology 44:93¡V108.(SSCI)

2009 Jianhong Liu ¡§Economic Motivation Thesis and Conceptualization of Crimes¡¨ Crime and Criminal Justice International 12: 1-24.

2008 Jianhong Liu, Steven F. Messner, Lening Zhang, and Yue Zhuo ¡§Investigating production mechanism of fear of crime in urban Chinese communities ¡V Role of social disorder¡¨ Crime and Criminal Justice International 11:27-62.

2008 Jianhong Liu ¡§Data sources in crime and justice research on China¡¨, Crime, Law and Social Change, a special issue, ¡§Crime and Criminal Justice in China: The Current Knowledge Base and Prospects for Future Research¡¨ (guest editors: Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner and Jianhong Liu) 50:131-147. (SSCI)

2008 Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner, and Jianhong Liu. ¡§A critical review of recent literature on crime and criminal justice in China: research findings, challenges, and prospects¡¨. Crime, Law and Social Change, a special issue, ¡§Crime and Criminal Justice in China: The Current Knowledge Base and Prospects for Future Research¡¨ (guest editors: Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner and Jianhong Liu) .50: 125-130. (SSCI)

2008 Jianhong Liu ¡§Policy of Age of Criminal Responsibility from Criminology Perspective¡¨. Jiu Ding Journal 7:26-29.
2007 Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner, and Jianhong Liu. ¡§Bicycle Theft Victimization in Contemporary Urban China: A Multi-Level Assessment of Risk and Protective Factors.¡¨Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency (SSCI) 44(4):406-426.

2007 Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner, and Jianhong Liu. ¡§An Exploration of the Determinants of Reporting Crime to the Police in the City of Tianjin, China.¡¨ Criminology (SSCI) 45(4): 959-984.

2007 Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner, and Jianhong Liu. ¡§A Multilevel Analysis of the Risk of Household Burglary in the City of Tianjin, China.¡¨ British Journal of Criminology (SSCI) 47:918-937. (SSCI)

2007 Steven F. Messner, Lening Zhang, Jianhong Liu, and Lu Zhou. ¡§Risks of criminal victimization in contemporary urban China: An application of Routine Activities Theory.¡¨ Justice Quarterly (SSCI) 24(3):496-522. (SSCI)

2007 Lening Zhang and Jianhong Liu. ¡§China Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Law: The Law and the Philosophy.¡¨ International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 51(5):541-554. (SSCI)

2007 Jianhong Liu ¡§Principles of Restorative Justice and Confucius Philosophy in China¡¨ European Forum for Restorative Justice 8(1):2-3.

2007 Jianhong Liu. ¡§Empirical Methods and Legal Studies¡¨ Journal of Southwest University of Political Science and Law 9(3):33-39.

2007 Jianhong Liu. ¡§Developing Comparative Criminology and the Case of China¡¨ International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology (SSCI) 51(1): 3-8.

2007 Lening Zhang, Steven F. Messner, Jianhong Liu. ¡§Criminological Research in Contemporary China: Lessons Learned from a Large-scale Survey of Criminal Victimization.¡¨ International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 51:110-121. (SSCI)

2007 Jianhong Liu "Philosophical Ideas of Confucius and Values of Restorative Justice". Restorative Justice Online (www.restorativejustice.org) Prison Fellowship International.

2006 Hong Lu, Jianhong Liu, and Alicia Boots. ¡§Female Criminal Victimization
and Criminal Justice Response in China.¡¨ British Journal of Criminology (SSCI) 46: 859-874

2006 Jianhong Liu. ¡§Modernization Theory and Crime Patterns in China.¡¨ Journal of Criminal Justice 34:119-130.

2005 Jianhong Liu. ¡§Crime Patterns during the Market Transition in China.¡¨ British Journal of Criminology (SSCI) 45:613-633.

2005 Jianhong Liu. ¡§Predicting recidivism in a communitarian society: China.¡¨International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology (SSCI) 49(4):392-409.

2004 Jianhong Liu. ¡§Social Transition and Crime in China: an Economic Motivation Thesis¡¨ Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology 37:122-138, supplement issue. (SSCI)

2004 Roderic Broadhurst and Jianhong Liu. ¡§Introduction: Crime, Law, and Criminological Research in a Transitional China¡¨ Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology (SSCI) 37: 1-12, supplement issue.

2004 Jianhong Liu. ¡§Subcultural Values, Crime, and Negative Social Capital for Chinese Offenders.¡¨ International Criminal Justice Review 14:49-68.

2004 Lening Zhang and Jianhong Liu. ¡§Official status and the Swiftness of Criminal Arrest: A Chinese Case of the Impact of Social Position on Criminal Justice.¡¨ Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management (SSCI) 27:82-96.

Teaching Areas
International and Comparative Criminal Law and Justice
Crime Control and Prevention
Criminology
Research Methods
Social Statistics