Professor of international and environmental law, SOAS, University of London

Dr Philippe Cullet is Professor of international and environmental law at SOAS University of London and a Senior Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi. He works on environmental law, natural resources law, human rights and the socio-economic aspects of intellectual property and focuses particularly on water and sanitation law and policy, and environmental and water justice. His monographs include Water Law, Poverty and Development – Water Law Reforms in India (Oxford University Press, 2009), Intellectual Property Protection and Sustainable Development (Butterworths, 2005) and Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law (Ashgate, 2003). His latest edited books are Right to Sanitation in India – Critical Perspectives (Oxford University Press, 2019) [with L. Bhullar & S. Koonan eds] and Research Handbook on Law, Environment and the Global South (Edward Elgar, 2019) [with S. Koonan eds].

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of international and environmental law, SOAS, University of London

Education

  • 1998 
    Stanford University, Doctoral degree / Law
  • 1996 
    Stanford University, JSM
  • 1992 
    SOAS University of London, MA Development Studies
  • 1991 
    King's College London, LLM
  • 1990 
    University of Geneva, Licence en droit