Ms Evadne Grant

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  • Qualifications:BA LLB (Stellenbosch), MPhil (Cantab)
  • Position:Associate Head of Department of Law
  • Department:FBL - Law
  • Telephone:+44 (0)117 32 82814
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About me

Evadne Grant, Associate Head of Department of Law (Postgraduate Programmes) studied at the universities of Stellenbosch and Cape Town in South Africa and subsequently at Cambridge University. She taught at the University of Cape Town and the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa before moving to the United Kingdom where she taught at City University, London and Oxford Brooke University before joining the University of the West of England in 2008. Her teaching interests lie in the areas of International Human Rights Law, International Law and Public Law​. She has wide experience in curriculum development and programme management, principally at postgraduate level. Her current research focuses largely on Human Rights and the Environment and more generally on Social and Economic Rights. She also has a particular interest in Human Dignity and the relationship between dignity and social and economic rights. She is one of the editors of the Journal of Human Rights and the Environment and series co-editor of the Critical Reflections on Human Rights and the Environment series, Edward Elgar Publishing. She is also Research Director for the Global Network for Human Rights and the Environment (GNHRE).
 
 

Area of expertise

International Human Rights Law especially Social and Economic Rights, Human Rights and the Environment, Human Dignity and Human Rights, Culture and Human Rights, Administrative Law. 
 
 

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