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Head of School
Richard Edwards

Senior Lecturer, Head of School

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professors
Professor Anne Barlow (FAcSS)

Professor of Family Law and Policy: Associate Dean Research and Knowledge Transfer

Cohabitation, common law marriage myth, civil partnership, Family Dispute Resolution, Family Law, Family Justice, Family Policy
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Andrea Lista

Professor of Commercial Law

Competition and Antitrust law, International Trade, Corporate law, International Commercial Arbitration and Financial law.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Rob Merkin QC

Lloyd's Professor of Commercial Law

Insurance, reinsurance, arbitration, maritime law
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Richard Moorhead

Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Hitoshi Nasu

Professor of International Law

International security law, the law of armed conflict, law of the sea, space law, human rights law, law and technology, the law of international institutions, the law of peacekeeping
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Sue Prince

Professor of Law

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Rebecca Probert

Professor of Law

Marriage, bigamy, divorce, cohabitation, history of the common law marriage myth, family home
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Michael Schmitt

Professor of Public International Law

The international law governing the use of force and self-defence; international humanitarian law; international cyber law.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Chantal Stebbings

Professor of Law and Legal History

Tax legal history
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Liz Trinder

Professor of Socio-legal Studies

Divorce, private law children, family law, access to justice, litigants in person, evidence-based policy
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Associate Professors
Dr Greta Bosch

Associate Professor, CSSIS Director of Assessment, National Teaching Fellow

Human Rights, Equality, Racial Equality, Non-discrimination, Diversity, Inclusivity, Interdisciplinarity
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Mihail Danov

Associate Professor

Private international law, competition law
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Catherine Dupré

Associate Professor, Director of Doctoral Studies

Human dignity, human rights, Europe, constitutionalism, democracy, constitutional reform, constitution-drafting
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Naomi Hawkins

Associate Professor, Director of the Science, Culture and the Law research group

Intellectual property law, Innovation law, Patents, Medical Law, Law and Genomics, Bioethics, Ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of genomics
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Joasia Luzak

Associate Professor

Consumer protection, Consumer behaviour, Online contracts, Sustainable consumption, Disclosure duties, Product liability and safety, Air passenger rights, Package travel, Misleading advertisements, Unfair contract terms, Platform economy
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Kubo Mačák

Associate Professor

General international law, international humanitarian law, international cyber law 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Severine Saintier

Associate Professor

Commercial contracts, commercial agency contracts, contract law, comparative law, good faith, relational contracts, consumer protection
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Aurel Sari

Associate Professor of Public International Law, Director of Exeter Centre for International Law

International law, law of armed conflict, international conflict and security, use of force, operational law, hybrid threats, grey zone conflict, NATO, status of forces
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Stephen Skinner

Associate Professor

Comparative legal history, legal theory, democracy, Fascism, rule of law, rule by law, criminal law, comparative criminal law, political crime, the state, state power and authority, human rights law and theory, European Convention on Human Rights, right to life, lethal force, policing, law enforcement, law and violence
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Mary Synge

Associate Professor

Charity Charity Law Public benefit Independent schools Religion Universities Regulation Charity Commission Attorney General Charity governance
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Nathan Tamblyn

Associate Professor of the Common Law

Crime, Tort, Contract, Restitution, Philosophy
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Helena Wray

Associate Professor, Deputy Director of Research

Family migration; migration law; citizenship; refugees
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Senior Lecturers
Dr Ana Beduschi

Senior Lecturer

Human Rights Law,  European Court of Human Rights, Inter-American Court of Human Rights, Migration, Migrant Children, Refugee Law, Immigration Law, Common Migration Poliy, Common European Asylum System, Big Data, AI, Artificial Intelligence, Technology, Digital Identity, Privacy, Data Protection.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Richard Bowyer

Senior Lecturer

Administrative law, housing policy, migration, law and literature, psychoanalytic theory, continental philosophy, interdisciplinary methods in law.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Rachel Fenton

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr James Griffin

Senior Lecturer

Copyright, Intellectual Property Law, information theory (quantum and flow), knowledge theory, legal theory, biotech theory, creativity, and computer science (esp. tracking, watermarking and hex hacking).
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Maggie Hemsworth

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Timon Hughes-Davies

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Caroline Keenan

Senior Lecturer

 legal education, corporate criminal responsibility, environmental conflict
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Joseph Lee

Senior Lecturer

Blockchain; Smart Technolgoies; Financial Servcies; FinTech & RegTech; Online Dispute Arbitration; Data Trusts & Governance; Artificial Intelligence 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Tia Matt

Senior Lecturer, Director of Clinical Legal Education

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Wanjiru Njoya

Senior Lecturer

Business Law; Corporate Law
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Kyriaki Noussia

Senior Lecturer

Arbitration law, (re)insurance law, marine insurance law, private maritime law, public mariitme law, law of the sea, energy law, oil and gas law, investment arbitration law, environmental law, climate change; AI and the law
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Mathilde Pavis

Senior Lecturer in Law

Copyright, Performers' rights, Cultural Heritage, Disability & the Law. 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Frederic Rolland

Senior Lecturer, Director of the LLB in English Law and French Law/Master 1 (Maitrise)

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Isabelle Rueda

Senior Lecturer

Europeanization of Private Law, Comparative Law, Private International Law, Transnational Commercial Law
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Radek Stech

Senior Lecturer, Founder of SFLS Network

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr David Tyzack

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Christina Walton

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Lecturers
Charlie Anderson

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr David Barrett

Lecturer

Equality law, anti-discrimination law, human rights, the right to education, enforcement, regulation, regulators, inspectorates,socio-economic rights, class, economic inequality, poverty, socio-legal, empirical, qualitative research 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Miss Natasha Bellinger

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Christine Bicknell

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Charlotte Bishop

Lecturer

Rape, domestic violence
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Catherine Caine

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Matthew Channon

Lecturer

The Law and Autonomous Vehicles, Drones, Autonomous Ships, Motor Insurance, Tort Law and, EU Law
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Matthew Cole

Lecturer

EU Competition Law, Digital markets, Tying, Article 102(d), Ordoliberalism, Behavioural economics, Behavioral economics, algorithmic pricing, artificial intelligence, Antitrust
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Philippa Collins

Lecturer, Co-Director of Mooting

 Employment Law, Labour Law, Human Rights Law.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Timothy J. Dodsworth

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Rachel Gimson

Lecturer

Social media, Crime, Criminal Procedure, Justice, Legal History, Criminology
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Swati Gola

Lecturer

WTO; GATS; Medical Tourism; Right to Health, Trade liberalisation and implications for human rights and social justice; Conflict of norms in international law; Surrogacy  
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Rebecca Helm

Lecturer

Legal Decision-Making; Evidence; Empirical Law; Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology; Developmental Psychology and Law; Surrogacy,
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Maggie Hemsworth

Visiting Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mrs Kate Holtaway

Senior Lecturer

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Agnieszka Jachec-Neale

Lecturer

law of armed conflicts, international humanitarian law, targeting, hostilities, protection of civilians,human security, international criminal law, stabilisation, transitional justice, governance, rule of law, international law
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Dimitrios Kagiaros

Lecturer in Law

European Convention on Human Rights, freedom of expression, whistleblowers, austerity and human rights, referendum processes
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Josh Martin

Lecturer in Law

Law of the Sea, Ocean Law and Governance, International Environmental Law and Policy, Environmental Governance, Transnational Dispute Resolution, Transnational Law, Global Commons Management, Global Governance, Cultural Heritage Law and Management, Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility  
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Adam McCann

Lecturer in Law

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Natalie Ohana

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Lorraine Pailthorpe

Lecturer in Law

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Julia Schmidt

Lecturer

European External Relations Law and Policy, Interplay between European Union Law and Public International Law, Common Security and Defence Policy, Military Crisis Management Operations, Sanctions, Responsibility to Protect, Regional Security, International Organisations, The EU's Relationship with the United Nations
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Inga Thiemann

Lecturer

Human trafficking, migration, modern slavery, labour exploitation, sex work, feminist legal theory
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr Peter Tyldesley

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Alice Venn

Lecturer

International environmental law, Human rights, State responsibility, Climate justice 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Andrea Wallace

Lecturer

Art Law • Cultural Hertiage Law • OpenGLAM • Copyright Law • Intellectual Property Law • Digital Humanities • Visual Culture and Communication • Museum Studies
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Karen Walsh

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Associate Lecturers
Deborah Cochrane

Associate Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Hayley Dornan

Associate Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Polly Lord

Associate Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Visiting Lecturers
Professor Cynthia Grant Bowman

Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Howard Davis

Visiting Lecturer

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Professor John Devereux

Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Camilla Gee

Visiting Lecturer

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Janet Keliher

Visiting Lecturer

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Ann Kneebone

Visiting Lecturer

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Sarah Offord-Jones

Visiting Lecturer

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Professor Theodoros Panagos

Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Honorary Staff
Dr Louise Arimatsu

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr Don Arnavas

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Oya Özçayır

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor John Birds

Honorary Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Richard Coleman

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Melissa Collett

Honorary Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Say Goo

Honorary Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Jenny McEwan

Emeritus Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Paul Rylance

Honorary Associate Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Julian Webb

Honorary Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Emeritus Professor Melanie Williams

Emeritus Professor, formerly Professor of Literary Jurisprudence

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Research Fellows
Dr Catherine Cummings

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Jan Ewing

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Associate Research Fellows
Hannah Donaldson

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Gar Yein Ng

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Postgraduate Teaching Assistants
Louise Bouvery

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Donna Crowe-Urbaniak

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Anna Heenan

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Tayiba Hussain

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Kikelomo Oluwaseun Kila

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Rebecca Lawrence

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Zaina Mahmoud

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Stanislava Nedeva

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Raawiyah Rifath

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Peter Underwood

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Business law, corporate law, Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Honorary University fellow
Dr Satoshi Nakaide

Honorary Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Law Office Professional Services Staff
Margarita Kanta

Education Support Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Fran Mayo

Education Support Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Margaret Paul

Education Support Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Jessica Polkinghorne

Education Support Administrator and Point of Contact for Law

Streatham Campus, Exeter
David Stevens

Education Support Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Helen Terry

Education Support Advisor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professional Services Staff
Tom Allen

SSIS Student Recruitment Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Melissa Barrett

Widening Participation and Student Recruitment Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Gemma Bartlett ACIM

Strategic Marketing Campaign Manager

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Jasmine Barton

Education Support Advisor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Kate Blackmore

Outreach Officer- Communications & Corporate Affairs

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Keleigh Burgess

College Administrator

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Nina Farr

Executive Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Sarah Lucas

Communications and Marketing Officer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Eleanor Monger

Student Recruitment and Admissions Manager

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Miss Julia Paci

Employability and Outreach Manager

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Emma Reeve

Head of Communications and Marketing

Streatham Campus, Exeter
James Smith

Business Partner, International Partnerships

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Jane Tanner

Web Marketing Officer (Web Team)

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Paul West

Timetabling

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Alexandra Williams

Graduate Project Assistant

Penryn Campus, Cornwall