Dr Walters Nsoh joined Birmingham Law School in September 2015. Previously, he was a Lecturer in Law at Anglia Ruskin University and a Postdoctoral Research Assistant at the University of Dundee Law School, where he worked in collaboration with Prof Colin Reid on an AHRC-funded project, The Privatisation of Biodiversity? He has also served as an intern with the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva and as a Natural Resource Manager/Consultant in Cameroon. He is a former Commonwealth Scholar (2005-2006), and has also received several scholarships and prizes such as the University of Surrey Research Scholarship (2007-2010), the Overseas Research Scholarship Awards (ORSAS) (2007-2010), and the Kent LLM Distinction Prize (2006). He plays an active part in the environmental law community, including roles Associate Editor of the Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy (JSDLP) and as a Senior Fellow of the Institute for Oil, Gas, Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development (OGEES Institute), Afe Babalola University, Nigeria. He is also active in research staff development, including roles as founding Chair of the College of Arts and Social Sciences Research Staff Association (CASSRSA) of the University of Dundee, where he also sat on the University of Dundee Concordat Steering Group. He is a committee member of the UK Research Staff Association (UKRSA), and was the UKRSA nominated member on the Vitae HR Excellence in Research Panel from January 2014 to January 2015.