Dr Inga Thiemann
Inga is a Lecturer in Law (Education & Research).
Prior to her appointment at Exeter, Inga was a Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Bristol, a Research Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Modern Slavery at St. Mary’s University London and a Teaching Fellow at University College London.
Inga completed her PhD in Law at University College London. Her doctoral thesis critically examined criminal law responses to human trafficking and proposed an alternative paradigm rooted in labour law. For her research at UCL, Inga received the Modern Law Review Scholarship.
Before her PhD, Inga read interdisciplinary degrees in International Peace and Security at King’s College London and Advanced International Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. Inga is a Horst Siebert Memorial Fellow at Johns Hopkins SAIS.
Research group links
- Human Rights and Democracy Forum
- Science, Culture and the Law at Exeter (SCuLE)
- Law School
- Exeter Centre for International Law
- intersections of labour, migration and human rights law
- sex work and its regulation
- labour law responses to sex work
- feminised labour and unseen/unpaid/unregulated labour
I am happy to supervise research in the areas of Human Trafficking and Labour Exploitation, as well as their intersections with Gender & Law, Human Rights Law and Public International Law.
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