Dr Alice Donald is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Law and Politics and Leader of the PhD programme in Law.
Alice previously worked as a commissioner, editor and broadcast journalist with the BBC World Service (1991-2005). She was an Associate of Global Partners from 2007-10, and Senior Research Fellow at London Metropolitan University from 2010-12.
Leader of the PhD Law programme
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Module leader: Year 2 LLB and BA – UK and European Human Rights Law
Module leader: LLM – European Human Rights Law and Practice
Tutor: LLM - International Human Rights Law
Leach, Philip and Donald, Alice (2018) Copenhagen: keeping on keeping on. A reply to Mikael Rask Madsen and Jonas Christoffersen on the draft Copenhagen declaration. EJIL: Talk! (Blog of the European Journal of International Law).
Donald, Alice and Leach, Philip (2016) A democratic defence of the European Court of Human Rights. OUP Blog (Oxford University Press).
Donald, Alice and Leach, Philip (2018) A wolf in sheep’s clothing: why the draft copenhagen declaration must be rewritten. EJIL: Talk! (Blog of the European Journal of International Law).
Donald, Alice and Buckley, Carla and Leach, Philip (2016) Introduction. In: Towards Convergence in International Human Rights Law: Approaches of Regional and International Systems. Buckley, Carla and Donald, Alice and Leach, Philip , eds. Nottingham Studies on Human Rights (5). Brill | Nijhoff, pp. 1-30. ISBN 9789004284258
Keane, David and Castellino, Joshua (2016) Is the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination the De Facto Minority Rights Treaty? In: Towards Convergence in International Human Rights Law: Approaches of Regional and International Systems. Buckley, Carla and Donald, Alice and Leach, Philip , eds. Nottingham Studies on Human Rights, 646 . Brill/Martinus Nijhoff, pp. 275-295. ISBN 9789004284241
2015-2018: Implementation and compliance with human rights law: An exploration of the interplay between the international, regional and national levels, Economic and Social Research Council grant (starting September 2015; joint research project with the universities of Bristol, Essex and Pretoria and the Open Society Justice Initiative) (£1,115,512), co-investigator.
I have been principal investigator or co-investigator on a number of research projects funded by the Nuffield Foundation; the Joseph Rowntree Foundation; the Equality and Human Rights Commission, and the Thomas Paine Initiative.