Portrait of Dr Emily Haslam

Dr Emily Haslam

Senior Lecturer in Law
Deputy Director of Education (Stage 2)


Emily Haslam is a senior lecturer in Kent Law School. Previously, she was a lecturer at the University of Sussex and at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. She completed her undergraduate degree in Law with German Law at the LSE, her LLM in International Law at King’s College London and her PhD at the LSE. She studied for the Bar at the Inns of Court School of Law where she was a recipient of a Harmsworth Scholarship from Middle Temple.   

Research interests

Emily Haslam’s research interests lie in the field of international criminal law, specifically the treatment of victims and the role of civil society, and in international legal history. Her current research focuses on a history of slave trade repression in international criminal legal history.


Emily teaches undergraduates in the field of International and to Postgraduates in the fields of International and Transnational Criminal Law.


Emily is interested in supervising students in the following areas: 

  • International criminal law and transitional justice 
  • International legal history 
  • Public international law 
  • Slavery and the slave trade in international law


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