Dr Justin Kurland

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: BA (Rutgers University); MA (Boston University); PhD (University College London)

Contact Details

Room: FG.2.03
Phone: +64 7 838 4104
Extension: 4104

Recent Publications

  • Kurland, J., Pires, S. F., & Narteache, N. (2018). The spatial pattern of redwood burl poaching and implications for prevention. Forest Policy and Economics, 94, 46-54. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2018.06.009

  • Kurland, J., & Piza, E. (2018). The devil you don't know: a spatial analysis of crime at Newark's Prudential Center on hockey game days. Journal of Sports Safety and Security, 3, 21 pages. Retrieved from

  • Ristea, A., Kurland, J., Resch, B., Leitner, M., & Langford, C. (2018). Estimating the spatial distribution of crime events around a football stadium from georeferenced tweets. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 7(2), 25 pages. doi:10.3390/ijgi7020043 Open Access version:

  • Kurland, J., & Pires, S. F. (2017). Assessing U.S. wildlife trafficking patterns: How criminology and conservation science can guide strategies to reduce the illegal wildlife trade. Deviant Behavior, 38(4), 375-391. doi:10.1080/01639625.2016.1197009

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