Research staff

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  • Dr Olia Arustamyan


    Dr Olia Arustamyan is a Lecturer in Law. Her main research interests are in philosophy of law and moral philosophy more generally. Olia lectures in criminal law and criminal evidence at undergraduate level, and human rights law in the LLM.

  • Lamin Daffeh

    Lecturer in Law

    Lamin is a lecturer in Law and a PhD Research Fellow at the BCU. He is an experienced practitioner in advancing education and International development.

  • Rhiannon Frost

    Senior Lecturer in Law

    Before working at BCU, Rhiannon Frost worked at Staffordshire University for 3 years teaching on a range of different courses and modules. She is currently a PhD student at Keele University.

  • Dr Rebecca Lawrence

    Lecturer in Law

    Rebecca Lawrence joined BCU as a Lecturer in Law in August 2021. She qualified with a first-class degree in Law with French Law from the University of Oxford, receiving a prize for submitting the best paper in Criminology.

  • Chipo Mwale

    Senior Lecturer

    Chipo Mwale is Programme Director for LLM International Human Rights and also a Senior Lecturer in the School of Law. She currently teaches the following courses: LL.B.; LL.M. Corporate and Business Law; LLM International Human Rights; BA Joint Honours Programme (Business Law Pathway).

  • Dr Amna Nazir

    Reader in International Human Rights; Associate Director Centre for Human Rights

    Dr Amna Nazir is an interdisciplinary academic with research expertise in international human rights law and Islamic theology. She holds key senior and strategic roles as co-Director of the School’s flagship LLM in International Human Rights and International Law, Associate Director of the Centre for Human Rights and Associate...

  • Dr Philip Oamen

    Lecturer in Law

    Philip Oamen joined Birmingham City University (BCU) in 2022 from the University of Northampton where he was a full-time Lecturer in Law. He worked previously as a Teaching Associate at the University of Birmingham Law School, Visiting Lecturer in Law at BCU, Applied Law Lecturer at Warwickshire College Group (Royal Leamington...

  • Dr Iyan Offor

    Senior Lecturer and Leader of the Animals, Nature & Society Research Stream

    Iyan conducts socio-legal and theoretical research on animals, nature, and society, focusing on global animal law, global environmental law, critical legal theory, posthumanism, queer theory, intersectionality, and law & literature.

  • Dr Emma Luce Scali

    Director of the LLMs International Law and International Human Rights, Lecturer in Law

    Dr Emma  Luce Scali holds a doctorate in law from the University of Nottingham. She is a Lecturer at BCU School of Law, where she leads the module on Public International Law, and teaches on the EU Law and Global Perspectives on Human Rights modules.

  • Dr Rebecca Smyth


    Dr Rebecca Smyth is a Lecturer in Law, specialising in international human rights law. She focuses on women’s and LGBTQ* rights, and the (sometimes productive) tensions arising from historically oppressed groups engaging with the language and mechanisms of human rights.

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