Stephanie J Silverman

Dr. Stephanie J Silverman is the interim associate director of the Ethics, Society, and Law Program at Trinity College, University of Toronto, the Vice-President of the Canadian Association of Refugee and Forced Migration Studies (CARFMS), and an International Adviser with the International Detention Coalition.
She works primarily on the socio-legal ethics of incarcerating asylum seekers and other migrants in Canada and the United Kingdom.


  • 2015–2018
    Bora Laskin National Fellow in Human Rights Research, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs


DPhil in Politics and International Relations - University of Oxford