Sarah Adamson


Sarah Adamson joined the School of Law at the University of Greenwich in 2007 and became a permanent part-time member of staff in 2011. She has worked as a manager and practitioner in the Probation Service and since 2001 been a freelance consultant for a range of organisations in the criminal justice sector including the prison service, police, probation service and the voluntary sector with specialism in substance misuse treatment. Sarah has also been a visiting lecturer at South Bank University and delivered modules in Public Protection and the Criminal Justice Sector to academic and professional staff.

School administrative and supervisory responsibilities

  • Employability Coordinator, Criminology

Professional and academic associations

  • National Association of Probation Officers

Research/scholarly interests

  • Risk and Dangerousness in Public Protection
  • Treatment and substance misuse