Reema Nunlall

Senior Lecturer


Reema Nunlall-Hiralal is a senior lecturer at the Centre of Criminology, in the Department of Public Law Department.

Prior to joining the Centre of Criminology, Reema lectured at the University of Pretoria, University of KwaZulu-Natal, and Durban University of Technology. She holds a MA degree in Criminology and Forensic Studies from the University of KwaZulu-Natal and is currently pursuing a PhD in Criminology from the University of Pretoria. Her PhD research is a consultative approach towards a sexual harassment policy framework for higher education institutions in South Africa. She has served as a sub-editor for multiple South African journals and was a scientific committee member to the 3rd International Conference on Future of Women in 2020. She has lectured various Criminology modules ranging from first year to postgraduate modules.

Expertise/Research interests

Gender-based violence, sexual harassment, cyber-violence, and crime prevention.


Crime and deviance, Victimology


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