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Associate Director, Refugee Law Lab, York University, Canada

Petra Molnar is a lawyer specializing in migration and human rights and the Associate Director of the Refugee Law Lab, York University. Petra specializes in immigration detention, health and human rights, gender-based violence, and the politics of refugee, immigration, and international law. She is currently exploring the human rights impacts of surveillance and migration management technologies as a Mozilla Fellow working with EDRi (European Digital Rights).


  • –present
    Associate Director, Refugee Law Lab, Centre for Refugee Studies, York University


    York University, Master of Anthropology
    University of Toronto, Juris Doctorate
    University of Cambridge, LLM. in International Law