A head shot of Jordan Dawson

Mr Jordan Dawson

Lecturer in Criminology, Criminology

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792

Email address

Welsh language proficiency

Basic Welsh Speaker

Research Links


Jordan is a tutor and member of the Criminology admissions team at the Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law. He is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and a member of the Consortium of Sexuality Studies and the Sex Work Research Hub.

Jordan’s doctoral research focuses on male sex workers experiences of violence and otherwise harmful behaviours, highlighting the impact of masculinities, stigma and policing practice on the perceived barriers to reporting.

Prior to beginning an academic career with Swansea University, Jordan worked on the research team at the National Vulnerability Knowledge and Practice Programme, a programme aimed at supporting and developing the policing response to vulnerability in England and Wales.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Male sex work
  • Masculinity
  • Gender
  • Policing