Bentham Project

Dr Tim Causer

Senior Research Associate

Tel: +44 (0)203 549 5626

Email: Tim Causer

Address:  Bentham Project, Faculty of Laws, University College London, Bentham House, Endsleigh Gardens, London, WC1H 0EG profile

Research interests: 

  • Convict transportation
  • Australian colonial history
  • Convict history
  • the Norfolk Island penal settlement (1825-1855)
  • History of crime and punishment


  • Co-ordination of the award-winning Transcribe Bentham collaborative transcription initiative
  • Working on the EC-funded tranScriptorium project
  • Editor of the Journal of Bentham Studies.
  • Previously worked on the JISC-funded EPICURE project (in association with UCL Library Services), which has established a model for the publication of open-access journals in the College.


Edited primary sources

Articles and book chapters