Dr. Jonah Rimer

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Dr. Jonah Rimer

Associate Researcher

Jonah Rimer is a Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Queensland (Australia). He is also an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK), and an Associate Researcher with the Young Lives Research Lab (Canada). Jonah holds a DPhil in Anthropology and an MPhil in Medical Anthropology from Oxford University, and a BA (Hons.) in Anthropology and Sociology from the University of Guelph. 

Jonah’s primary research areas are cybercrime; online sexual offending; child abuse; social science of the Internet; childhood and youth studies; policy and the justice system; and qualitative, ethnographic, and digital research methods. He is particularly interested in the human and social elements of cybercrime, and more generally, the sociality of online spaces and impacts of digital media use. His collaborations with the Young Lives Research Lab centre on the research area of young people and digital media.

Find Jonah’s detailed profile and publications here