Biography

Monish is a Lecturer in Criminology at the Abertay University (Scotland). He was awarded Doctorate in 2014 and his thesis was titled: Resisting ‘Bare-Life’: Impact of Policies and Procedures on Asylum Seekers and ‘Illegal’ Migrants. In 2015, he was granted a prestigious Carnegie Trust funding, to carry out a study on destitution, drug use and ‘crimes’ amongst asylum seekers. Monish's recent article can be found here:  Turning asylum seekers into ‘dangerous criminals’- experiences of the criminal justice system of those seeking sanctuary.

Twitter: @DrMonishBhatia

Academia: https://abertay.academia.edu/MonishBhatia

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