Dr Jonathan Newman

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research Area

University of Sussex


Jonathan is a research associate, in the Department of Anthropology  at the University of Sussex. Before returning to academia he worked for 10 years in drug, alcohol, criminal justice and mental health services. His work examines how the mobilisation and ethics of markets are shaped by everyday business practices, forms of law and research about products and services. His research covers ethical coffee production and violence, European cannabis markets, the arms and security industries, and addiction markets. He has been published in academic journals and books, trade press, and national & international media. He has presented his research to academic conferences, trade shows, festivals and community groups.