Professor of History and Global Human Rights, McMaster University

I am a professor of History and Global Human Rights, and Director of the Centre for Peace Studies at McMaster University. I was previously a Human Rights Research Fellow at the Carnegie Council for Ethics and International Affairs, New York and a Research Fellow at the Danish Institute for Human Rights, Copenhagen, Denmark. I am the author of "Human Rights in Africa" (Cambridge University Press) and "Imperial Justice: Africans in Empire’s Court" (Oxford University Press). I write a blog on “Global Human Rights, Social Justice and Peace.” http://giazilo.blogspot.ca

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of History and Global Human Rights, McMaster University

Education

  • 2002 
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada, PhD (History)