Yana Jaspers holds a Master’s degree in Criminology (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, 2010) and a Master’s degree in Sexology (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 2013). She obtained her PhD, which focused on juvenile transfer and the trajectories into adulthood from youngsters who were transferred out of juvenile and into adult court in 2018. Yana is currently a post-doctoral researcher at the Strategic Research Programme of CRiS. Her research interest is in juvenile transfer, social exclusion, researching impact, trajectories, and intersections between criminology and sexology.
Research Line: Youth Justice Studies
Knowledge Cluster: Social Exclusion