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Gernot Klantschnig

Associate Professor, University of Bristol

Gernot is an Associate Professor in International Criminology at the University of Bristol. His research focuses on the critical study of drugs, drug trafficking and drug policy; organised crime and policing; and pharmaceutical markets and their regulation, especially in West Africa.

He is the author of Crime, Drugs and the State in Africa: The Nigerian Connection (Brill/RoL 2013) and Africa and the War on Drugs (Zed 2012, with Neil Carrier), as well as many articles in top peer-reviewed Criminology, African Studies and Drugs journals. He has recently led two externally funded major research projects on the Hidden Narratives of Transnational Organized Crime in West Africa and on Cannabis and Development in Africa.

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