Qualifications 

Doctor of Philosophy - Bond University 

Master of Criminology - Bond University 

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) - Queensland University of Technology 

Wayne Petherick is Associate Professor of Criminology at Bond University on the Gold
Coast, Queensland, Australia. Wayne is President of the Academy of Behavioral Profiling
and assistant journal editor for the Journal of Behavioral Profiling. He teaches in the
areas of criminal profiling, behavioural evidence analysis, criminal motivations, case
studies in forensic science, and crime and deviance. 

Wayne has consulted on many cases for state law enforcement and the private sector on
stalking, sexual assault, and homicide. He has lectured at the Australian Federal Police
Academy in Canberra and to state law enforcement groups in Australia and the United
States. He is the author of Serial Crime: Theoretical and Practical Issues in Behavioral
Profiling and co-author of Crime and Deviance and Forensic Victimology: Examining Violent
Crime Victims in Investigative and Legal Contexts. In addition, Wayne has published
numerous articles on criminal profiling and stalking. 

Articles

Criminal profiling in the courtrooms: Behavioural investigative advice or bad character evidence? (with Gareth Norris), Cambrian law review (2011)

Criminal profiling has received considerable attention from media sources; sufficiently so to allow it to...

 

Link

An exploration of automobile insurance fraud (with Robyn Lincoln and Helene Wells), Humanities & Social Sciences papers (2003)

This exploratory study analyses claiming behaviour within the automobile insurance industry. A local insurance company...

 

Book Chapters

An introduction to forensic criminology (with Brent E. Turvey), Forensic criminology (2010)
 

Cognitive ethos of the forensic examiner (with Brent E. Turvey), Forensic criminology (2010)
 

Criminal profiling (with Claire E. Ferguson), Forensic criminology (2010)

Forensic Criminology: the scientific study of crime and criminals for the purposes of addressing investigative...

 

Ethics for the forensic criminologist (with Claire E. Ferguson), Forensic criminology (2010)

Forensic Criminology: the scientific study of crime and criminals for the purposes of addressing investigative...

 

Forensic criminological assessments (with Brent E. Turvey), Forensic criminology (2010)

Forensic Criminology: the scientific study of crime and criminals for the purposes of addressing investigative...