International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development

Visiting Scholars 2023-2024

Dr Miriam Bradley is a Senior Lecturer in Humanitarian Studies at the University of Manchester. She studies international responses to conflict, violence, and migration. Dr Bradley is especially interested in how theoretical approaches from IR can enhance understanding of humanitarian policy and practice, and how such policy and practice can in turn shed light on theoretical questions from IR.  She was a visiting scholar at the University of Glasgow in October 2023.  


Mirko Forti is a postdoctoral researcher in EU law at the University of Tuscia (Italy), where he collaborates with the Academy of Law and Migration. His research activities focus on fundamental rights issues and socio-political concerns arising from the digitalization of EU border control and migration management activities, on which he has widely published. He was a visiting scholar at Radboud University in September 2023.


Marco Longobardo is a Reader in International Law at the School of Law of the University of Westminster. He has published widely in the field of public international law, including jus ad bellum, international humanitarian law, international criminal law, and settlement of international disputes. He was a visiting scholar at Université libre de Bruxelles in November 2023.


Charles Ho Wang Mak is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Law, Robert Gordon University. His research concentrates on sovereign debt restructuring, international economic law, and dispute resolution. He was a visiting scholar at Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals in May 2024.