Ziegler, Reuven (Ruvi)

University of Reading

Dr. Reuven (Ruvi) Ziegler¬†is lecturer in law at the University of Reading School of Law (specialising in human rights, international humanitarian law and international refugee law); Editor-in-Chief, Working Paper Series, Refugee Law Initiative (Institute for Advance Legal Study, University of London); Researcher, Israel Democracy Institute (analysing the treatment of African asylum seekers in Israel as part of the Constitutional Principles project); Academic visitor, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford. His doctoral thesis (Lincoln College, University of Oxford) considered whether Recognised Geneva Convention Refugees should be entitled to vote in elections of their Countries of Asylum. Previously, he was a visiting researcher at Harvard Law School (affiliated with its immigration and refugee clinic and with the ‘human rights program’), and a Tutor in Public International Law at the University of Oxford. DPhil, MPhil, BCL (Oxon); LLM (Hebrew); LLB, BA (Economics) (Haifa). For more information: www.reading.ac.uk/law/about/staff/r-ziegler.aspx