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About Dr. Reuven (Ruvi) Ziegler

I am a tenured Lecturer in Law at the University of Reading, School of Law, where I am a member of the Global Law at Reading (GLAR) research group.
*My forthcoming book, 'voting rights of refugees', will be published by Cambridge University Press in 2016.
Institutional affiliations
*Academic Fellow, Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
*Convenor, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Section, Society of Legal Scholars
*Editor-in-Chief, Refugee Law Initiative (Institute for Advance Legal Study, University of London) Working Paper Series
*Research Associate, Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford
*Researcher, Israel Democracy Institute (analysing the treatment of asylum seekers in Israel as part of the 'Democratic Principles' project)
*LLB Public Law II (administrative law and civil liberties) (convenor)
*LLM International Refugee Law (convenor)
*LLM Israel/Palestine: International Law and Human Rights Issues (convenor)
*LLM International Human Rights Law
*LLM International Humanitarian Law/LOAC
Select recent academic positions:
*Visiting lecturer, Hebrew University Law Faculty (international refugee law) (December 2014, December 2015)
*visiting researcher, University of New South Wales, Sydney (Autumn 2015)
*Visiting researcher, Harvard Law School, affiliated with its immigration and refugee clinic and with its human rights program (2010-2011)
*Tutor in Public International Law, University of Oxford (2009-2010)
*DPhil, MPhil, and BCL (Oxon);
*LL.M. with specialisation in Public Law (Hebrew);
*LLB and BA (Haifa).
*Fellow, Higher Education Academy (FHEA) (2015-)
*called to the Israeli Bar (2003).


Present Academic Fellow, The Honourable Society of Inner Temple, meow
Present Editor-in-Chief, Refugee Law Initiative Working Papers Series, School of Advanced Study, University of London, meow
Present Lecturer in Law, University of Reading
Present Research Associate, Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, meow
Present Researcher, Immigration, Asylum and Refugee Law and Policy, Israel Democracy Institute, meow

Curriculum Vitae



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Contact Information

School of Law, University of Reading Whiteknights Road, Earley
Reading RG6 7BA
United Kingdom


Articles (6)

Contributions to Books (3)

Case Notes, Blog Posts, and Book Reviews (9)

Israel Democracy Institute (6)