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SHORT BIO

Claire Poppelwell-Scevak is a PhD Research Fellow with a scholarship op the FWO (Research Foundation-Flanders).

Claire Poppelwell-Scevak received her double bachelors in Law and International Studies at Macquarie University, Australia in 2013. She was admitted as a solicitor to the Roll of Solicitors in New South Wales in February 2014. Claire has an LLM (completed in 2016) from Oslo University with a focus on Public International Law and LGBTQI rights.

In 2017, Claire began her PhD at the Human Rights Centre under the supervision of Professor Eva Brems and Dr Laurens Lavrysen on same-sex marriage in the European Court of Human Rights.

WORK DETAILS

FIRST NAME AND LAST NAME Claire Poppelwell-Scevak

POSITION FWO Research Aspirant

EMAIL Claire.PoppelwellScevak[@]UGent.be

SECRETARIAT +32 (0)9 264 69 11

TELEPHONE Mobile +32 (0)4 7734 68 90 

VISITING ADDRESS Paddenhoek 5, 1st floor, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

POSTAL ADDRESS Ghent University, Campus Aula, Human Rights Centre, Universiteitstraat 4, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

  • PhD Research Fellow (FWO), Ghent University, Department of Public Law and Human Rights Centre (2017–present)

EDUCATION

University degrees

  • LLM in Public International Law and LGTBQI rights, Oslo University (2016),
  • Solicitor to the Roll of Solicitors, New South Wales (Feb 2014)
  • Bachelor in Law, Macquarie University Australia (2013)
  • Bachelor in International Studies, Macquarie University Australia (2013)

SIDELINE ACTIVITIES/MEMBERSHIPS

EXPERTISE

  • LGTBQI Rights
  • Gender and Human Rights
  • Gender and law

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Femke Gremmelprez (UGent) , Joyce De Coninck (UGent) , Hester Kroeze, Claire Poppelwell-Scevak (UGent) and Carl Vander Maelen (UGent): Actualité/News. (2018) European Journal of Human Rights. 3. p.330-351

ALL PUBLICATIONS

All publications by Claire Poppelwell-Scevak are listed in the ‘Ghent University Academic Bibliography’, ClariePoppelwellScevak@BiblioUGent.

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