María-Teresa Gil-Bazo

Senior Lecturer in Law, Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University

Dr María-Teresa Gil-Bazo is Senior Lecturer in Law at Newcastle Law School, where she teaches Public International Law, EU Law, and The Movement of Persons in a Global World. She is also Member of the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Peer Review College, Senior Research Associate at the School of Advanced Studies (University of London), Fellow of the European Law Institute (Vienna), and External Expert of the EU Asylum Office (EASO). Dr Gil-Bazo qualified as a lawyer in 1993 and is Member of the Spanish Bar Council.

Prior to joining Newcastle Law School, Dr Gil-Bazo was Lecturer in International Human Rights and Refugee Law at Oxford University, where she has also been Director of its International Summer School in Forced Migration.

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Law, Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University
  • 2004–2007
    Lecturer in International Refugee and Human Rights Law, University of Oxford
  • 2002–2004
    European Union Representative, European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) EU Office (Brussels)
  • 1999–2002
    Executive Officer in EU Justice and Home Affairs, Amnesty International-EU Office (Brussels)