Jacqueline Joudo Larsen

Head of Global Research

Jacqueline is a criminologist and Head of Global Research for the Walk Free Foundation, with a technical role on the quantitative program. Jacqueline holds Bachelor’s degrees in arts and Psychology and a Masters in Criminal Justice. During a 15-year career in research, Jacqueline has focused on social justice and human rights issues, with a particular interest in unpacking the causes of crime, understanding vulnerability and resilience, and using that information to drive policy change. Prior to joining Walk Free, Jacqueline led research on human trafficking, crimes against international students, violent extremism, and deaths in custody at the Australian Institute of Criminology.