Cyber-security and cybercrime is Tine Munk’s overall research area – and these are mostly related to the European Region drawing on regulatory practices and policing from a criminological and legal perspective. Tine’s main interest areas are The Internet-of-Things, A.I., online surveillance, online privacy, the Dark Web and encryption, cyber-terrorism, large-scale attacks and public and private policing of cyber-space.
Tine Munk has a PhD from the University of Manchester, the School of Law. She also taught at the University of Manchester from 2011 to 2017 in the following modules: (Undergraduate) Counter-terrorism, Security and Surveillance, Policing and the Police, Counter-terrorism and Security: Policing, Counter-terrorism and Cyber-security, Security: Policing, Counter-terrorism and Cyber-security, International Law and Ethics in War and Warfare. (Postgraduate) Security, International Security and Law.
Tine Munk has been employed at Middlesex University since 2016, where she works in the Criminology and Sociology Department as a cybercrime lecturer. Tine’s main teaching areas are Undergraduate: cybercrime, Introduction to Criminal Legal Processes, Criminology in Late Modernity, Crime and Control. Postgraduate: Cybercrime and Society, Regulatory Practices and Policing Cybercrime, Postgraduate Research Dissertation.
Speaking, understanding, reading and writing: Danish and English. Understanding and reading: Norweigan and Swedish.
Research interests from an interdisciplinary perspective (law, criminology and political science):
Cybercrime, cyber-security, cyber-terrorism/ counter-terrorism, cyber-warfare/ war and warfare, online surveillance, privacy, GDPR, data trade, the Internet-of-Things, the Dark Web, ransomware, hacking, security.
Introduction to Criminal Legal Processes (UG)
Cybercrime and Society (PG)
Regulatory Practices and Policing Cybercrime (PG)
Book Chapter (2020): Tine Munk (2020) ‘Chapter 12, The Internet-of-Things: A Surveillance Wonderland’ (Ed) Owen, Tim and Jessica Marshall ‘Rethinking Cybercrime: Critical Debates’. Palgrave.
Munk, Tine (2019) ‘Cyber-terrorism: Definitional problems. Counter-terrorism Magazine.
Book chapter: Tine Munk (2018) ‘Chapter 4, Policing Virtual Spaces: Public and Private Online Challenges in a Legal Perspective’ (Ed) Monica den Boer (2018) Research Handbook on Comparative Policing from a Legal Perspective. Edward Elgar.
Report 2016: ‘Clinical Legal Education and Experiential Learning: Looking to the Future’. Authors: Dr Vicky Kemp, Dr Tine Munk, Ms Suzanne Gower.
Report 2014: ‘Policing Partnerships: Evidence Review.’ N8 Research Partnership. Dr Bethan Loftus (University of Manchester) and Dr Layla Skinns (University of Sheffield) with Tine Munk (University of Manchester) and Lindsey Rice (University of Sheffield).
Book chapter 2014: ‘The Next Phrase of the European Union’s Labour Migration Regime: Opportunities and Challenges’. Authors: Dr Dora Kostakopoulou, Dr Diego Acosta and Tine Munk. Book: EU Security and Justice Law after Lisbon and Stockholm. Ed. Diego Acosta and Cian Murphy. Hart Publishing.
Munk, Tine (2019) Cyber terrorism: definitional problems [News article]. Counter Terror Business.
Munk, Tine (2018) Policing virtual spaces: public and private online challenges in a legal perspective. In: Comparative Policing from a Legal Perspective. Den Boer, Monica , ed. Research Handbook in Comparative Law . Edwin Edgar Publishing, Bristol, UK, pp. 228-254. ISBN 9781785369100
Munk, Tine (2017) Preventing online extremism [Blog post]. MDX Minds, Middlesex University, London, UK.
Kemp, Vicky and Munk, Tine and Gower, Suzanne (2016) Clinical legal education and experiential learning: looking to the future. The School of Law. The University of Manchester, The School of Law. Web-page. http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/about/news/Headline-509119-en.htm.
Loftus, Betham and Skinns, Layla and Munk, Tine and Rice, Lindsey (2015) Policing Partnerships: Evidence Review. The N8 Policing Research Partnership (N8PRP).
Associate Senior Researcher, the Centre for Abuse and Trauma Studies (CATS), Middlesex University.