International law, human rights and ethics

Our research is dedicated to improving human rights and ethical standards internationally.

Our academics have published widely and are leading experts in the field, with particular expertise in counter-terrorism, national security in Ireland, human rights under the African Charter, medical ethics, war crimes and human rights under European Council.


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    International Law

    Our research influences law, policy and practice at national and international levels, such as the World Health Organisation and the European Court of Human Rights.

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    Citizenship, Society and Justice

    We carry out research into the causes of social polarisation, inequality, disadvantage and exclusion, and are developing solutions that positively contribute to our community, our country and our world.

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    School of Law and Policing

    The School of Law and Policing focuses on giving students real-world opportunities and constantly develop new teaching methods and pioneer new ways of working to develop professional graduates ready to start their career.