Academic Staff 


Philip MurphyProfessor Philip Murphy

Director; Professor of British and Commonwealth History



Corinne LennoxDr Corinne Lennox

Senior Lecturer in Human Rights, Co-Director, Human Rights Consortium.

Programme Director, MA in Human Rights by distance learning

Diana MartinDr Diana Martin

Field/Legal Researcher on the RECAP



Damien ShortProfessor Damien Short

Co-Director: Human Rights Consortium and Reader in Human Rights​



Sarah SingerDr Sarah Singer

Lecturer in Human Rights

Tripurdaman SinghDr Tripurdaman Singh

British. Academy Postdoctoral Fellow




Administrative Staff 



Chloe PietersChloe Pieters

Institute Manager

Jade Belletty headshotJade Belletty

Student and Academic Support Assistant



Louisa Gibbs

Institute Officer

Olga Jimenez headshotOlga Jimenez

Events Manager



Solange LaRose

Programme Coordinator (Student contact)

Nicholas Maple headshotNicholas Maple

Student and Academic Support Officer

Refugee Law Initiative



Susan Reardon SmithSusan Reardon-Smith

Academic Support Officer

Refugee Law Initiative