Sociology and Criminology-Open Access

Sociology and Criminology-Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2375-4435

Elena Larrauri

Elena Larrauri

Elena Larrauri
Professor, Department of Criminal Law and Criminology
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain


Dr. Elena Larrauri Pijoan is Professor in Criminal Law and Criminology and Director of the Degree and the Master in Criminology in Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona. Her research focuses on criminal records, community sentences, and gender and criminal law. Her most recent publications include: Jacobs, J. and Larrauri, E. (2013) ‘A Spanish window on European Law and Policy on Employment Discrimination Based on Criminal Record:’, in: Daems, T.; Snacken, S. and van Zyl Smit, D. (eds.) European Penology. Oxford, Hart Publishing; and Gelsthorpe, L. and Larrauri, E. (2013) ‘Gender and Crime in Europe’, in: Krezeski, K.; Hough, M.; Levy, R.; Snacken, S. and Body-Gendrot, S. (eds). Routledge Companion to European Criminology, Routledge. She obtained the Fulbright-La Caixa and Alexander von Humboldt Scholarships. President of the European Society of Criminology (2007- 2010), she was given the prize Rafael Salillas of the Spanish Society of Criminology (2007). She has been awarded All Souls Visiting Fellowship for 2013-2014.

Research Interest

Criminal records
Community sentences and
Gender analysis of criminal justice system