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Dr Stephanie Switzer is an academic at the Strathclyde Law School and has expertise in the fields of International Trade Law and Global Health Law. She works and practises in these fields and together with colleagues, has collaborated with international organisations such as the Convention on Biological Diversity and the Food and Agriculture Organisation on policy relevant research and consultancies. She was also recently invited to participate in a closed-door workshop organised by the World Health Organization on access and benefit sharing of pathogens. She is a founding member and co-director of the Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance. She has held a large number of leadership roles while at Strathclyde and was Associate Dean Postgraduate (Taught) for the HaSS Faculty from 2015 until 2017. She is currently the Director of the Strathclyde Law School's postgraduate taught programmes and has advised other UK Universities on their postgraduate offerings. She also co-organised the XVI instalment of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law in 2018 and supervises doctoral projects in her fields of expertise. She was previously a Member of the Law Society of Scotland's Education and Training subcommittee and played a leading role in the development of Strathclyde's English Law programmes.
Global Health Law, Law of the World Trade Organisation
Academic / Professional qualifications
LLB (Hons), Queen's University Belfast
PhD, University College Dublin
PG Cert LTHE
Member of the Higher Education Academy
Regime interactions; special and differential treatment; Law of the World Trade Organisation; Global health Law
Morgera, E., Webster, E., Hamley, G., Sindico, F., Robbie, J., Switzer, S., Berger, T., Silva Sànchez, P. P., Lennan, M., Martin-Nagle, R., Tsioumani, E., Moynihan, R. & Zydek, A., 30 May 2020, Rome. 130 p. (FAO Legislative Studies; no. 113)
Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned reportOpen AccessFile6 Downloads (Pure)
Switzer, S., Morgera, E., Tsioumani, E. & Burci, G. L., 1 Jun 2019, (Accepted/In press) Environmental Health in International and EU Law: Current Challenges and Legal Responses. Negri, S. (ed.). London, p. 253-271 19 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Other chapter contribution
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Organiser of major conference