School of Law, Politics and Sociology

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Dr Matthew Evans

Post:Teaching Fellow in Law (Politics, Law, Sussex Centre for Human Rights Research)
Location:FREEMAN CENTRE Freeman F43

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UK:01273 873045
International:+44 1273 873045
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Dr Matthew Evans is a Teaching Fellow in Law, Politics and Sociology.

Prior to joining the University of Sussex in 2016 he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Political Studies (from 2014 to 2016) at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, where he remains attached as a Visiting Researcher.

Matthew completed his PhD at the University of York's Centre for Applied Human Rights and also taught at York from 2010 to 2014.

He has published peer-reviewed articles in leading social, legal and political studies journals (including International Politics, the Journal of Human Rights, the Journal of Human Rights Practice and Social and Legal Studies) and has contributed to the Thesis Whisperer blog.


Teaching Fellow in Law, Politics and Sociology.

Convenor, LLB Law with Politics.

Convenor, LLB Law with International Relations.