Elise Maes is reading for a DPhil in Law, in the field of Criminal Justice. Her thesis examines offender agency in sentencing, under the supervision of Professor Lucia Zedner. Her research is funded by a number of scholarships and awards, including a Modern Law Review Scholarship and a Lincoln College Crewe Graduate Award.
Elise has previously taught Criminal Law at the University of Leuven (Belgium) (2014-2017), and has been a Graduate Teaching Assistant for Human Rights Law at the University of Oxford (2016-2017). She is currently a Stipendiary Lecturer in Criminal Law at Pembroke College.
Elise completed the MPhil in Law and the Magister Juris with distinction. She also holds an LLM from the University of Leuven (Belgium). She previously worked as a research fellow at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law, and as a criminal litigation lawyer as a member of the Brussels bar (Belgium).
Languages: English, Dutch, French, German
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Criminal Law; Criminal Justice; Criminology; Human Rights