Dr Claire-Michelle Smyth


My research interests are within the areas of International Law and Human Rights with a specific focus on Social and Economic Rights and Women's rights. 

I have teaching and supervision expertise in these areas in addition to private law areas of mainly Equity and Trusts and Contract Law. I research and publish widely within these areas. 

In addition to my teaching and research at Kingston University I am also the Postgraduate Law Coordinator working to enhance the provisions of LLM and PhDs. 

Academic responsibilities

Associate Professor of Law


  • BA
  • LLB
  • LLM
  • PhD

Teaching and learning

My teaching expertise includes International Law, International Human Rights, European Convention on Human Rights, Social and Economic Rights, Contract Law and Equity and Trusts. 

I am also interested in applications from potential PhD students in the above areas.

Undergraduate courses taught

Postgraduate courses taught