University of Sussex Excellence in Teaching Award for “Outstanding or Innovative Postgraduate Teaching” 2015.


  • PhD Irish Centre for Human Rights NUI, Galway 2006.
  • LLM international human rights law, Irish Centre for Human Rights NUI, Galway 2002.
  • BCL University College Cork 2001.

Employment History

  • 2012 Lecturer in Law, University of Sussex.
  • 2010-12 Fellow in Law, London School of Economics.
  • 2009-10 Legal Researcher, Al-Haq.
  • 2006-09 RCUK Fellow in Law & Human Rights, University of York.


Convenor of LLM International Criminal Law

ISC Link Tutor 

Undergraduate Admissions Team 

Coordinator of Annual LLM field trip to The Hague