Dr. Michael C. ADORJAN

Dr. Michael C. ADORJAN

Michael Adorjan is an associate professor at the University of Calgary, and Fellow with the Centre For Criminology, University of Hong Kong. His research and teaching centers on youth and cyber-risk, drawing from theoretical areas including dramaturgy and social constructionism, surveillance and privacy. Recent publications examine both educator and parent understandings and responses to cyberbullying and other forms of online mediated conflict and harm, and restorative practices in response to cyber-risk. He also publishes on Hong Kong, especially responses to youth crime and public perceptions of police in Hong Kong, and with Prof. Rosemary Ricciardelli, Memorial University of Newfoundland, is involved in research examining correctional officers in Canada. 

Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
The University of Calgary
Telephone: +1 (403) 220-5982
Email

Research Areas:

  • Criminology and Deviance
  • Methodologies
  • Children and Youth
  • Qualitative Methods