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Professor Louise Mallinder Professor of Human Rights and International Law

School of Law
Research Institute
Transitional Justice Institute
Room 21D68
Jordanstown campus
Shore Road
Co. Antrim
BT37 0QB
+44 (0)28 903 68890
Louise   Mallinder

Louise Mallinder is a Professor of Human Rights and International Law at the Transitional Justice Institute (TJI). She is also TJI's 'Dealing with the Past' research coordinator. Within her broad interests in international human rights law, international criminal law and law and politics in political transitions, Louise has a particular research interest and expertise in amnesty laws, the role of lawyers as transitional actors, and socio-legal research methods related to transitional justice. She has conducted fieldwork in numerous locations including Northern Ireland, Cambodia, Chile, South Africa, Israel, Palestine, Tunisia, Argentina, Uruguay, Uganda and Bosnia-Herzegovina. Her research has been funded by the Economic and Social Research Council, the Arts and Humanities Research Council, the Nuffield Foundation and the Socio-Legal Studies Association. In addition, Louise's monograph was awarded the 2009 Hart SLSA Early Career Award and was jointly awarded the 2009 British Society of Criminology Book Prize. Louise is also a member of the AHRC and ESRC Peer-Review Colleges, the Royal Irish Academy Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee and she co-chairs the American Society of International Law Transitional Justice and Rule of Law Interest Group.

Research publications

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To view all publications please visit Ulster University Institutional Repository (UIR)