Dr Imran Awan


Imran Awan is an Associate Professor in Criminology at Birmingham City University and an expert on issues related to counter-terrorism, policing and Muslim communities.  He is the author of a number of peer-reviewed papers in this area and is the co-editor of the books ‘Policing Cyber Hate, Cyber Threats and Cyber Terrorism’ (2012, Ashgate) and ‘Extremism, Counter-Terrorism and Policing’ (2013, Ashgate).  He regularly appears in the media and has given evidence in Parliament about the rising threats of online anti-Muslim hatred and Islamophobia.