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Dr Kim Bouwer



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Dr Kim Bouwer joined Exeter Law school as a Lecturer in Law (Education & Research) in November 2019.  She was previously a Max Weber Fellow at the European University Institute (Florence), a Lecturer at the University of Strathclyde (Glasgow), and a Teaching Fellow at UCL (London and Adelaide). Kim is also qualified as a lawyer and has experience of practice in London and Johannesburg. 

Kim's research interests include multilevel climate law - with a particular interest in climate litigation - energy and environmental law, law and decolonisation, and private law.  She is currently working on a monograph about climate litigation, under contract with Cambridge University Press.  In 2020 she received grant funding from the Modern Law Review for a workshop on the theme of Climate Litigation in Africa. This is being co-hosted with the University of Witwatersrand in Johannsburg. You can read more about the workshop here:

Research students

 Kim would be happy to accept applications from prospective doctoral candidates in climate, energy and environmental law.

Other information

 Kim runs student support hours on Tuesday (3-5pm) and Thursday (5-6pm) afternoons.   The Thursday sessions are slightly longer and reserved for personal tutees.

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