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  • Jul052019
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    Laura Carter

    Laura Carter is a PhD student in the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project at the University of Essex.…

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  • Jun272018
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    Sabrina Rau

    Sabrina Rau is a Senior Research Officer in the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology project based at the University…

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  • May032017
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    Amy Dickens

    Amy Dickens is a doctoral student within the ‘Health and Human Rights’ research strand of the Human Rights, Big Data…

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  • Feb012016
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    Professor Geoff Gilbert

    Geoff Gilbert is a Professor of Law in the School of Law and Human Rights Centre at the University of Essex. He was Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Refugee Law from 2002-15; he is now Editor Emeritus and sits on the Advisory Board. He was part of the Human Rights Centre’s research programme on human rights in situations of acute crisis that was carried out on behalf of DfID and then directed Essex’s residential training programme of human rights for DfID staff, 2006-07.

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  • Feb012016
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    Professor Sonia Bhalotra

    Sonia Bhalotra is a Professor of Economics at the University of Essex. Her ongoing and recent work contributes to research in the following domains: child development; global health; gender issues; political economy of public service provision; and poverty. Her research uses micro-data from across developing countries, and early twentieth century data from America and the Scandinavian countries.

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  • Jan192016
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    Professor Lorna McGregor

    Lorna McGregor is a Professor in the School of Law and Director of the Human Rights Centre. She researches and teaches in the areas of public international law, particularly international human rights law, international criminal law and transitional justice. Her work has appeared in journals such as the American Journal of International Law, the European Journal of International Law, the International and Comparative Law Quarterly, the Journal of International Criminal Justice and the International Journal of Transitional Justice and has been cited by the UK House of Lords and International Court of Justice.

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  • Jan192016
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    Dr Daragh Murray

    Daragh Murray is a lecturer at the Human Rights Centre and the Director of the Human Rights Centre Clinic. His research focuses on issues relating to the law of armed conflict, international human rights law, and non-State actors. He is currently finalizing a manuscript ‘Human Rights Obligations of Non-State Armed Groups’ to be published by HART Publishing in 2016.

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  • Jan192016
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    Dr Ahmed Shaheed

    Dr Ahmed Shaheed is Lecturer in Human Rights in the School of Law and Human Rights Centre, University of Essex. Dr Shaheed is an internationally recognised expert on foreign policy, international diplomacy, democratisation and human rights reform especially in Muslim States.

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  • Jan192016
    Prof Sheldon Leader
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    Professor Sheldon Leader

    Sheldon Leader, a graduate of Yale and Oxford Universities, is the director of the Essex Business and Human Rights Project (EBHR) and a long-standing member of the Human Rights Centre at University of Essex.

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  • Jan192016
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    Professor Pete Fussey

    Pete Fussey is a criminologist specializing in a number of areas including surveillance and society, terrorism and counter-terrorism, critical studies of resilience, major-event security, organized crime and urban sociology. He has published extensively in these areas, was recently elected a director of the Surveillance Studies Network.

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