Find a research supervisor in human rights and civil liberties

Staff in the Birmingham Law School who supervise PhD/MPhil/MJur by Research in the area of human rights and civil liberties.

Dr Lovleen Bhullar

Dr Lovleen Bhullar

Lecturer

Dr Lovleen Bhullar is a Lecturer at the University of Birmingham. Her research and teaching interests include international and domestic environmental law and policy, environmental constitutionalism, and enforcement of environmental rights. She has co-edited Right to Sanitation in India: Critical Perspectives (Oxford University Press 2019), and contributed to Indian Environmental Law: Key ...

Dr Meghan Campbell

Dr Meghan Campbell

Senior Lecturer in Law

Meghan Campbell is a Lecturer in Law at the University of Birmingham. Her research explores how the international human rights system can best respond to gender inequality and poverty. Her monograph Women, Poverty, Equality(Hart Publishing, 2018) explores how the concept of equality in the UN Convention on the Discrimination on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women can be ...

Professor Fiona de Londras

Professor Fiona de Londras

Chair of Global Legal Studies

Professor de Londras’ research concerns constitutionalism, human rights and transnationalism. She is particularly interested in the role and function of rights in contentious policy fields, enquiring about whether—and if so how—rights shape the making of law and policy in complex contexts of, for example, counter-terrorism, the European Court of Human Rights, and abortion law in ...

Dr Damian Gonzalez-Salzberg

Dr Damian Gonzalez-Salzberg

Senior Lecturer in International Law and Human Rights

Damian is a Senior Lecturer in Law, specialising in International Law and Human Rights. His primary interest is in the protection of human rights by international courts; an area he has explored through the use of different methods and theoretical perspectives. His research on the European Court of Human Rights and on the Inter-American Court of Human Rights has appeared in leading peer-reviewed ...

Dr Alan Greene

Senior Lecturer

Alan Greene is a Senior Lecturer in Law, specialising in constitutional law and human rights. His research focuses on the limits of constitutionalism, judicial review and the role of courts in vindicating the rule of law. He explores these themes in the context of emergency powers, counter-terrorism, constituent power, and the judicial protection of human rights more generally.

Dr Gulara Guliyeva

Dr Gulara Guliyeva

Lecturer

Dr Gulara Guliyeva has been developing a record of strong research in European Law, published in peer-reviewed journals and edited collections.

Professor Rosie Harding

Professor Rosie Harding

Professor of Law and Society

  • Mental Capacity and Disability Law, especially research involving questions of everyday decision-making, dementia, intellectual disability, powers of attorney, advance directives and end of life decision making.
  • Gender, Sexuality and Law, particularly issues to do with care, family law, discrimination, equality and human rights.

Dr Adrian Hunt

Dr Adrian Hunt

Senior Lecturer
Assessment and Progress Lead

Dr Adrian Hunt teaches and researches in the fields of public law, human rights, crime, and aspects of international law.  He has a particular interest in legal responses to terrorism and has worked as a consultant for the Council of Europe and the OSCE on aspects of counter-terrorism law. His published work in that field has been cited by UK Parliament’s Joint Committee on Human ...

Dr Atina Krajewska

Dr Atina Krajewska

Senior Birmingham Fellow

Dr Atina Krajewska’s work focuses on the developments of human rights law in the area of health and medicine. She has published in the area of genomics, reproductive rights, and global health law and governance. Her book on Genetic Information and the Scope of Personal Autonomy in European Law, published in Poland in 2008, has had considerable impact on legislative decisions of Government ...

Dr Natasa Mavronicola

Dr Natasa Mavronicola

Reader in Law
Deputy Director of Research

Dr Mavronicola researches and teaches on human rights, public law, and legal theory, as well as on the interplay between counter-terrorism and human rights and on key intersections between human rights and criminal justice. She has published on these topics in a number of journals, including the Human Rights Law Review and the Modern Law Review, and edited collections.

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Dr Walters Nsoh

Dr Walters Nsoh

Lecturer in Law
Deputy Director of Postgraduate Research (Admissions and Funding)

Dr Walters Nsoh is a Lecturer in Law at the University of Birmingham. His research relates primarily to the intersection between property (land) law and environmental law, the legal and policy challenges to nature conservation and the sustainable management of natural resources. His book The Privatisation of Biodiversity? - New Approaches to Conservation Law(Edward Elgar Publishing 2016) ...

Professor Mohammad (Shahab) Shahabuddin

Professor Mohammad (Shahab) Shahabuddin

Professor of International Law & Human Rights
Deputy Head of School (Staffing and Strategy)

Shahab teaches and researches in international law and human rights with special focus on the history and theory of international law, ethnicity and nationalism, and human rights. His teaching and research is informed by critical, postcolonial, and TWAIL (Third World Approaches to International Law) scholarship. He is the author of Ethnicity and International Law: Histories, Politics and ...

Dr Bosko Tripkovic

Dr Bosko Tripkovic

Senior Lecturer in Law
Director of Postgraduate Research

Dr Bosko Tripkovic researches and teaches in the areas of jurisprudence, constitutional theory, constitutional law, and EU law. His book The Metaethics of Constitutional Adjudication (Oxford University Press 2017) develops an original theory of the role of values in constitutional reasoning, and combines insights from comparative constitutional law and metaethics. Dr Tripkovic has won the ...

Dr Ben Warwick

Dr Ben Warwick

Senior Lecturer in Law
Deputy Head of School (Education)

Dr Ben Warwick’s research explores how economic factors affect human rights (and especially socio-economic rights). He is interested in the ways that laws and the institutions that enforce them change under such pressures. This has led him to write on the related questions of crisis, neoliberalism, and the reversal of rights protections. He is a specialist in international human rights, the ...

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