Other: Adjunct Associate Professor with the Department of Sociology & Anthropology at the University of West Virginia, USA and a Research Fellow with WVU’s Centre for the Study of Violence and Conflict Resolution.
CONFERENCES & PRESENTATIONS 2009-2012
Leonard, L. 'Transforming Social Care into Social Capital' Social Care Ireland Conference, Kilkenny.
Leonard, L. 'Restorative Justice in Ireland', 49th Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Conference, New York (as Sage Publishing Research Excellence Award winner).
Leonard, L. 'Sustainability in Ireland' Sligo Sustainable Futures Conference 2012 (as Conference Organizer).
Leonard, L. and Kelly, T. 'What the Literature is saying about prisons and penology: a literature event analysis'; 1st Irish Penology Conference, Griffith College Cork (as Conference Organizer).
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. 'Making the Case: Case Study Methodologies in Criminology', 7th N/S Irish Criminology Conference, IT Sligo (as Conference Organizers)
Leonard, L. & Kenny P. 'Restorative Justice & Civil Society' 38th Irish Sociology Assoc. Conference UCC
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. *Social Policy Association Annual Conference, July 2010‘Community policing and restorative conferencing in the Republic of Ireland’ University of Lincoln, United Kingdom *abstract accepted.
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. *6th Annual N/S Irish Criminology Conference, June 2010 ‘The Restorative Justice Movement in Ireland: Towards a Sustainable Form of Justice’ Liam Leonard, University of Ulster, Belfast.*abstract accepted.
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. Sociological Assocation Ireland Annual Conference, May 2010 ‘Restorative Justice and Sustainable Justice’ Liam Leonard. Paper to the SAI 2010 Conference, Queen’s University Belfast.
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. ‘Restorative Approaches to Community Policing’, paper given to Symposium An Garda Síochána College, Templemore, May 2010.
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. 38th European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control Annual Conference, British Irish Section, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK ‘The Restorative Justice Movement in Ireland’, April 2010.
‘Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. Restoring the Community’ paper given to Symposium titled ‘Towards an Understanding of Sustainable Development & Environmental Justice Queens University Belfast, March 2010.
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. 3rd NAIRTL Annual Conference on Research-Teaching Linkages: Practice & Policy, November 2009 ‘Using Problem Based Learning as a Method for Teaching Prison Officers’ Liam Leonard, Trinity College Dublin.
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. 37th European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control Annual Conference, University of Lancashire, UK ‘Prison without bells and Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. whistles: Prison Policy in Ireland’, August 2009
5th Annual Irish Criminology Conference, UCD May 2009 ‘Prison Culture’ University College Dublin.
Leonard, L. and Kenny, P. Sociological Association Ireland Annual Conference May 2009 ‘Training and Mentoring in the Irish Prison Service: A Sociological Perspective’ Liam Leonard. Paper to the SAI 2009 Conference, Waterford Institute of Technology.