Academic and professional visits, placements and research

The Neighbourhood Justice Centre's doors are always open to academics and other professionals interested in community justice and the work of the Centre.

We also share our resources, including many of our operational models, principles, practices, and other foundation material. 

Professional tours

You may also be interested in organising a tour with colleagues. Most tour sizes are between 10-20, but we can discuss your needs with you. 

Our tours typically include:

  • an overview of community justice
  • understanding of the work of the Centre
  • a tour of the Centre
  • Interactive activities
  • the opportunity to watch the court in action

As we curate tours to meet the specific needs of visitors your tour will including workshops or information sessions delivered by senior staff and subject experts working at the Centre.  

Research requests

The NJC welcomes the opportunity to collaborate or partner in research.

If you have a research request, please submit an overview of your research proposal, including how you think we can assist you. 

You can submit your proposal by email. njc@justice.vic.gov.au (External link) (External link) 

Placements

From time to time NJC may provide opportunities for academics and professionals to develop and gain profession experience at the NJC to improve their career opportunities, or skills and understanding.

Placements are subject to the operational capacity.  

For more information, and to submit an expression of interest email njc@justice.vic.gov.au (External link) (External link)