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John Curley

John Curley

Senior Lecturer

Nottingham Law School

Staff Group(s)
Nottingham Law School staff


John Curley is a Senior Lecturer at Nottingham Law School. He specialises in the Law and Regulation of Sport, the Criminal Justice System, and Legal Methodology. He has worked 13 years as an academic with Nottingham Trent University.

Career overview

Prior to working at NTU, John previously worked as a Detective at Nottinghamshire Police. Rank of Detective Inspector. He specialised in serious criminal investigations, including surveillance and organised crime.

Research areas

John has research areas in Sport. Policing. Legal Methodology. Organised Crime.

Course(s) I teach on

  • woman reading a book at a library
    Undergraduate | Full-time | 2023

  • Law Courtroom
    Professional | Distance learning / Full-time | 2023

  • Athlete celebrating
    Postgraduate taught | Full-time / Part-time | 2024