Personal profile

Biography

With a professional background in immigration and human rights law, I joined the Aston University Business School in January 2024 as an MSc/LLM Academic Support Tutor, after working in Higher Education as a Senior Visa Compliance Officer and International Student Adviser. 

I am also a PhD student at the University of Bristol Law School researching the conceptual nexus between statelessness and genocide, focusing on the Rohingya of Myanmar and the 1982 Burmese Nationality Law

Research Projects/Collaborations

PhD Thesis:

The Rohingya Genocide through the lens of Statelessness: The cracks within the human rights frameworks

Supervisers: Devyani Prabhat, Lee McConnell (University of Bristol)

Research Interests

  • International Human Rights Law
  • Statelessness
  • Nationality and Citizenship
  • Refugee and migration
  • Genocide and International Crimes
  • International Public Law
  • Business and Human rights
  • Human rights law in the ASEAN
  • Immigration law
  • Socio-Legal Studies

Employment

Aston University:

Senior Visa Compliance Officer (March 2022 - January 2024)

International Student Adviser (March 2016 - March 2022)

Teaching Activity

Aston University LLB

Assisted course director on Aston University LLB Hons programme – International Human Rights law module for final year students. This role involved weekly webinars with student to discuss human rights issues around the world. Also, delivering lectures and tutorials both in-person and recorded on numerous subjects relating to but not restricted to genocide, state crime, refugee and migrant law, regional human rights frameworks amongst others.

Aston Global Advantage - MSc/LLM

Team coaching - Business Challenge

Contact Details

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

FHEA, Introduction to Learning and Teaching Practice - Associate Fellowship (AFHEA) - Higher Education Academy

Award Date: 1 Jun 2020

LL.M, International Human Rights Law, Birmingham City University

Award Date: 30 Oct 2017

LL.B, Bachelors in Law, Birmingham City University

Award Date: 30 Jun 2010

External positions

PhD Researcher, University of Bristol

1 Sept 20181 Sept 2025

Keywords

  • JX International law
  • Statelessness
  • Genocide
  • Human Rights
  • Nationality
  • Citizenship
  • Socio-Legal
  • Immigration

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