Lecturer in Law
School of Law
Dr. Alessandra Guida is a Lecturer in the School of Law at Queen’s University Belfast. Before her appointment at Queen’s University Belfast, she was Research Assistance at UNSW Sydney – School of Global and Public Law, Sydney (Australia), where she worked on the international (RG191039) Mining the Deep Ocean project. She was also a sessional teaching academic at Macquarie Law School, Macquarie University, Sydney (Australia), where she had teaching responsibilities in several courses, such as Foundations of Law, International Trade and Finance, International Law, Trade and Environment, and International Human Rights.
Alessandra is a qualified attorney and holds an LL.B. & LL.M. in Law from the University of Bologna - Faculty of Law (Italy). She wrote her LL.M Dissertation at Tilburg Law School, University of Tilburg (Netherlands). She also holds a Ph.D. in Law and a Master of Research (MRes) in Law, from Macquarie Law School, Macquarie University, Sydney (Australia).
Alessandra’s primary research interests include International Environmental Law, International Human Rights, and International Trade Law. She recently won a grant to conduct a research project exploring whether the regulatory frameworks on agricultural pesticides in Australia, the European Union, and the United Kingdom may themselves reflect a failure to ensure the enjoyment of the right to water, the right to health, and the rights of nature.