The Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law

Asylum After Empire: Colonial Legacies in the Politics of Asylum Seeking

Lucy Mayblin, Department of Sociology, The University of Sheffield, UK

Lucy Mayblin is a Political Sociologist whose research focuses on asylum, human rights, policy-making, and the legacies of colonialism. She holds a first class degree from the University of Birmingham and Distinctions at Masters level from the Universities of Birmingham (European Studies) and Warwick (Social Research Methods) as well as a PhD in Sociology from the University of Warwick.

Sponsor(s): Center for Study of International Migration, The Promise Institute for Human Rights