Dr Luke Beardon

Senior Lecturer Sheffield Hallam University + BA (Hons), PgC (Autism), EDd, SHU

Luke is a Senior Lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University, where he runs various courses at different academic levels in autism, including a Masters postgraduate programme, and supervises Doctoral students.

Luke has over 20 years of experience in the field of autism and has continued to research and consult in the area during his academic years. He has published and/or contributed to over 20 books and 100+ journal articles about autism during his career.

Luke specialises in autism and the criminal justice system, with his Doctoral thesis titled “Asperger Syndrome and Perceived Offending Conduct: A Qualitative Study”.

Participants can submit any questions they have for Dr Luke Beardon to contact@southyorkshireautismfayre.co.uk prior to the 31st August 2020. Due to time restrictions, not all questions will be able to be read out. However, questions will be screened, to ensure that the most popular themes are put to her live on the day.