Lisa Thompson joined the Doctoral College in August 2017. She previously with the Transitional Justice Institute from 2003-2017. Lisa was awarded the Ulster University Distinguished Service Award in 2015 for her work in relation to the Law unit submission to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).
She has an LLM Human Rights Law from Queen’s University Belfast (2004), a Masters in Business in Administration (MBA) (2009) from Ulster University and a BA (Hons) in Sociology also from Queen’s University Belfast (1998).
Previously, Lisa worked for the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission from 1999-2003 and was a member of the Executive Committee of the Committee on the Administration of Justice (CAJ) from 2004-2013. She is currently a Board Member of the Human Rights Trust.
Lisa is a member of the Socio-Legal Studies Association (SLSA), the Association for Research Managers and Administrators (ARMA).