Fellows

CLPE Fellowships

The CLPE invites researchers to conduct interdisciplinary research with the CLPE forum. Office space is available depending on availability. Fellows work in collaboration with faculty on CLPE conferences, projects and related research activities. To inquire about the CLPE Fellowships, please contact CLPE@osgoode.yorku.ca.

Current Fellows

Steven Barrett, Partner, Goldblatt Partners LLP

Chris Roberts, Senior Researcher, Social and Economic Policy Department, Canada Labour Congress

Kevin Skerrett, Senior Research Officer, Research Branch, Canadian Union of Public Employees

Johanna Weststar, Assistant Professor, DAN Management and Organizational Studies, Western University

Past CLPE Fellows

Fellow Year: 2009 - 2010

is a doctoral student at Osgoode Hall Law School of York University. He was admitted to the Law Society of Upper Canada in 1978 as a Barrister and Solicitor and has practiced at a number of national and regional law firms. He is currently a partner of Minden Gross LLP in Toronto. His practice is concentrated on corporate finance, securities, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance matters.
Acting Academic Director, CLPE - Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy, Osgoode Hall Law School, Adjunct Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2007-2010, Doctoral Candidate, Osgoode Hall Law School
B.A. (Ottawa, 1999), LL.B. (Law and Human Rights Essex, 2005), LL.M. (McGill, 2007), Ph.D. Candidate (Osgoode Hall Law School, 2012), is Acting Academic Co-Director (2009-2010) of the Comparative Law Research and Political Economy Network, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University. Sujith�s Ph.D. research focuses on international criminal law and constitutionalization of global administrative law, under the supervision of Professor Peer Zumbansen

Fellow Year: 2008 - 2009

Professor, Department of Law and Director, Centre for the Study for International Law and Globalization (CEDIM), University of Quebec at Montreal; Ph.D. (King's College London), LL.B. and B.A. (University of British Columbia)
Austrian Association of Investment Fund Management Companies
LL.B. (Heidelberg), LL.M. (City University London), Ph.D. candidate (Kings College London)
Professor, School of Law, University of Bristol; Ph.D.(Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt/Main)
Professor at the Julius-Maximilians-University in Wuerzburg, Germany

Fellow Year: 2007 - 2008

Associate Professor of Corporate Law, University College DublinBCL (NUI); MBS (Banking & Finance, National University of Ireland); Barrister at Law (Honorable Society of the King�s Inns); PhD (Manchester)
Associate Professor of Law/Reader, University of Jos, NigeriaLL.B (First Class Honors, Jos); B.L. (Lagos); LL.M (Jos); LL.M in International Legal Studies (New York University, USA)
Lecturer (UD) in European and International Law, Faculty of Law, Maastricht University (NL); Executive Editor, Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law. Senior Editor, German Law Journal. Ph.D. (European University Institute, Florence, 2006); LL.M. (Nottingham, 2000); M.A. (Hons. 1st, , History, of Edinburgh (1995-96; 1997-9).
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Escuela de Derecho, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, ArgentinaSJD (Toronto)
Austrian Association of Investment Fund Management Companies
Doctoral Candidate, University College DublinLL.M (with 'Merit', Warwick)
Doctoral Candidate, Queen Mary, University of LondonLL.B (Honours, Glasgow / Universite de Nanterre Paris X); LL.M (European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights / University of Helsinki)

Fellow Year: 2006 - 2007

Lecturer at Law, University of Fribourg, SwitzerlandJ.D / LL.B (Athens); LL.M (Frankfurt); Ph.D (Frankfurt)
Professor of Law and Adjunct Professor of Sociology, State University of New York at BuffaloM.A., J.D., Ph.D (Northwestern)
Doctoral Candidate, Osgoode Hall Law SchoolLL.B (Greece); LL.M (NYU)
Lecturer, Bar Ilan University, IsraelLL.B (Tel Aviv); LL.M, Ph.D (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Adjunct Faculty, Osgoode Hall Law SchoolLL.B (Delhi); LL.M (LSE); LL.M / J.S.D. (Yale)
Research Professor, Political Science Dept., Duke UniversityM.A. (Oxford); B.A. (PPE)