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Zarina Vakhitova, PhD is a Monash University Lecturer with the School of Social Sciences specialising in criminology and criminal justice. Her research interests focus on the application of the environmental criminology principles to understanding and controlling crime that occurs in cyberspace, as well as quantitative methods of social research and Bayesian statistical analysis. Her work is published in PLoS One, Crime Prevention and Community Safety, Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, International Review of Victimology and other international peer-reviewed journals.
Research area keywords
- environmental criminology
- crime analysis
- quantitative research
- statistical analysis
- Bayesian statistics
- micro theoretical approach
- situational crime prevention
- cyber abuse
- routine activity theory
- theory testing and development
O’Brien, K. S., Puhl, R. M., Latner, J. D., Lynott, D., Reid, J. D., Vakhitova, Z., Hunter, J. A., Scarf, D., Jeanes, R., Bouguettaya, A. & Carter, A., Feb 2020, In: Nutrients. 12, 2, 10 p., 294.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile
To SPB or not to SPB? A mixed methods analysis of self-protective behaviours to prevent repeat victimisation from cyber abuseVakhitova, Z. I., Mawby, R. I., Alston-Knox, C. L. & Stephens, C. A., Dec 2020, In: Crime Science. 9, 1, 18 p., 24.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-reviewOpen Access
Lifestyles, routine activities and cyber abuse: Is there a link? An exploratory analysis of cyber abuse using AutoStat® and Bayesian variable selectionVakhitova, Z., 24 Dec 2019, London UK : Towards Data Science.
Research output: Other contribution › Other
Vakhitova, Z. I., Alston-Knox, C. L., Reynald, D. M., Townsley, M. K. & Webster, J. L., 2019, In: Computers in Human Behavior. 101, p. 225-237 13 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-review