Name: Dr Amber Phillips
Organisation: University of Bristol / Stopndrangheta
Disciplinary area: Criminology
Research area: Italian organised crime
Role: Research provider
What are your research interests?
Italian organised crime, specifically the domestic and international activities of the ‘Ndrangheta (the wealthiest and most powerful mafia), including environmental crime. Representations of organised crime in the media.
What is your offer?
Research expertise on representations of organised crime. In-depth knowledge and understanding of the ‘Ndrangheta; strong links with anti-‘Ndrangheta organisations operating in Calabria, the organisation’s native region.
Who would you like to collaborate with?
Any researchers interested in media representations, social media, the Mafias, Italian/transnational organised crime, environmental crime.