Kyle Mulrooney

Lecturer - Faculty of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Education; School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Kyle Mulrooney

Phone: +61 2 6773 1940

Email: kmulroon@une.edu.au

Qualifications

B.A. (Hons) in Criminology and Justice (University of Ontario Institute of Technology), M.A. in the Sociology of Law (International Institute for the Sociology of Law), Ph.D. fellow in Cultural and Global Criminology (University of Kent/Universität Hamburg).

Teaching Areas

CRIM100 Understanding Crime

CRIM301 Researching Crime

CRIM334 Crime Prevention

CRIM390 Crime In Rural Communities

Research Interests

The Sociology of Punishment/Imprisonment, Media and Crime, Drugs in Society, Rural Crime

Publications

Journal Publications (Selection)

Mulrooney, K.J.D. & Wise, J. (in preparation). Locating Punitiveness: Examining the role of cultural geography in the development of attitudes towards crime and punishment. International Journal of Rural Criminology.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (in preparation). Framing Penal Populism: News-media representations of penal policy in Canada 2005-2015. Punishment & Society.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (in preparation). Governing Through Crime and Interpreting Our Way Out: Political culture, the Supreme Court of Canada, and the Harper Government. Theoretical Criminology.

Mulrooney, K.J.D., Van de Ven, K., McVeigh, J., Collins, R. (under review). Steroid Madness: Has the dark-side of AAS been over-stated? Performance Enhancement and Health [commentary].

Van de Ven, K., Dunn, M., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2018). Performance and image enhancing drug (PIED) producers and suppliers: a retrospective content analysis of PIED-provider cases in Australia from 2010-2016. Trends in Organized Crime. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12117-018-9348-5.

Van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2017). Social Suppliers: Exploring the cultural contours of the performance and image enhancing drug (PIED) market amongst bodybuilders in the Netherlands and Belgium. International Journal of Drug Policy, 40, 6-15.

Fincoeur, B., van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2014). The Symbiotic Evolution of Anti-Doping and Supply Chains of Doping Substances: How criminal networks may benefit from anti-doping policy. Trends in Organized Crime, 18(3), 229-250.

Books

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (forthcoming). Resisting the Politics of Punishment: Political Culture and the Evolution of Canadian Criminal Justice Policy. London: Routledge.

Van de Ven, K., Mulrooney, K.J.D., & McVeigh, J. (2019). Human Enhancement Drugs. London: Routledge.

Book Chapters (Selection)

Van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (forthcoming). The supply of performance and image enhancing drugs (PIEDs) within bodybuilding subcultures. In Ayres, T. (eds.), Understanding Drug Dealing and Illicit Drug Markets in the 21st Century: National and International Perspectives. London: Routledge.

Mulrooney, K.J.D., Van de Ven, K. & McVeigh, J. (2019). Human Enhancement Drugs and The Ties That Bind. In Van de Ven, K., Mulrooney, K.J.D., & McVeigh, J. (eds.), Human Enhancement Drugs. London: Routledge.

Mulrooney, K.J.D., Van de Ven, K., McVeigh, J., Collins, R. (2019). Steroid Madness: Has the dark-side of AAS been over-stated? In Van de Ven, K., Mulrooney, K.J.D., & McVeigh, J. (eds.), Human Enhancement Drugs. London: Routledge.

Mulrooney, K.J.D., & Van de Ven, K. (2019). ‘The fittest on earth’: Deviant leisure and the use of performance and image enhancing drugs within CrossFit communities in the UK. In O. Smith, & T. Raymen (eds.), Deviant Leisure: Contemporary Perspectives on Leisure and Harm. UK: Palgrave.

Van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2018). Doping testing high school athletes and fitness trainers. In D.E. Newton, Steroids and Doping in Sports [second edition]. US: ABC-CLIO.

Other Publications (Selection)

Mulrooney, KJD., & van de Ven, K. (2017). Doping and public health. What can we learn from anti-doping? [online publication]. AU: The Conversation.

Van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2016). Doping controls in gyms: Ineffective, costly and more common than you think [online publication]. UK: The Conversation.

Van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2016). In a bid for the perfect profile pic, young men are increasingly turning to steroids [online publication]. UK: The Conversation.

Mulrooney, K.J.D., & van de Ven, K. (2015). Why organised crime should not be used to shape anti-doping policy [online publication]. UK: The Conversation.

Van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2015). Safety of contaminated vitamin and nutritional supplements can’t be left to consumers [online publication]. UK: The Conversation.

Presentations/ Speaking Invitations (Selection)

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2019). Locating Punitiveness: Examining the role of cultural geography in the development of attitudes towards crime and punishment [invited speaker]. Understanding Crime and Rural Communities: Theory, Policy and Practice (Workshop). Federation University, Churchill, Australia.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2018). Resisting the Politics of Punishment: Political Culture and the Evolution of Canadian Criminal Justice Policy [conference paper]. Australia and New Zealand Society of Criminology. Melbourne, Australia.

Van de Ven, K., & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2018). Steroid Madness- Has the Dark-Side of AAS Been Over-Stated? [invited speaker]. Muscling Up- Beyond Body Image: Masculinities, Practices and Performatives (workshop). La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia.

Van De Ven, K. & Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2018). Myths and realities: what do we really know about steroid use and supply? [invited speaker]. The Rotary Club of Maroubra. Sydney, Australia.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2018). Performance and image enhancing drug (PIED) producers and suppliers: a retrospective content analysis of PIED-provider cases in Australia from 2010-2016 [conference paper]. The International Society for the Study of Drug Policy. Vancouver, Canada.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. & van de Ven, K. (2018). Human Enhancement Drug Network [invited speaker]. Open Roads Conference - A Shot in the Dark: Steroids, IPEDs, the Hidden Harm. Essex, United Kingdom.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2016). Punitiveness and Penal Culture: Resisting the politics of punishment in Canada [conference paper]. The European Society of Criminology. Munster, Germany.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2015). The Politics of Crime Control in Canada: When a protective factor becomes a risk factor [conference paper]. The American Society of Criminology. Washington D.C., United States.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2014). Canadian Political Culture: Explaining the evolution of Canadian criminal justice [guest speaker]. The University of West Virginia, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, West Virginia, United States.

Mulrooney, K.J.D. (2014). Governing Through Crime and Interpreting Our Way Out: Governance structure and political culture in Canadian penology [conference paper]. The 25th anniversary of the International Institute for the Sociology of Law, IISL, Gipuzkoa, Spain.