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Prof Jean Allain is a leading legal scholar on issues of human trafficking and modern slavery and Special Adviser to Anti-Slavery International, the world's oldest international human rights organisation.
Prof Allain is also Professor of International Law with the Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation (WISE) at the University of Hull, UK. He has been since 2008, and continues to be Extraordinary Professor, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa.
Prof Allain holds a Doctorate from the Graduate Institute for International Studies, University of Geneva; during his graduate studies he clerked for the first President of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia.
Prof Allain welcomes PhD supervisons in, generally, public international law, and more specificially, international human rights law (including slavery, forced labour, trafficking) the history of international law, international humanitrian law and international criminal law, and Law of the Sea. He would especially welcome students from Asia and the global south.
Currently, Professor Allain is:
- Associate Dean (Research) of the Faculty of Law, Monash University;
- Chief Investigator along with Prof Zoe Trodd (University of Nottingham), Prof John Oldfield (WISE, University of Hull) and Principal Investigator Prof Kevin Bales (University of Nottingham) on an AUS$ 3.3 million UK Arts & Humanities Research Council Grant on The Antislavery Usable Past (2014-2019); and
- Visiting Professor, Beijing Normal University (2017-2020).
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-review
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (Book) › Research › peer-review
Book review: Esclave de Daech, by Jinan and Thierry Oberlé & The Girl Who Beat Isis: My Story, by Farida Khalaf with Andrea C. HoffmannAllain, J., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Global Slavery. 3, 1-2, p. 189-194 6 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Short Review › Other › peer-review