Biography

Helen studied BA Honours (English Literature) and LLB at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, before coming to Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. She completed the BCL with distinction at Balliol College and is currently reading for the DPhil in Law under the supervision of Prof. Sandra Fredman. Her research considers the design of remedies for enforcing the state's positive duties in Human Rights. Helen is a Research Director at the Oxford Human Rights Hub, working extensively on projects relating to the right to education. During her time at Oxford, she has been a member of the OPBP executive committee and undertook an internship at UN Women in New York.

Languages: English, Afrikaans, German

Faculty of Law OxHRH Page

Publications

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  • HM Taylor, 'Time to Move Beyond the Binary Divide? The Development of the Test to Distinguish Between Employees and Independent Contractors in South Africa, the UK and the US' (2012) Responsa Meridiana

Research programmes

Research Interests

Human Rights Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law; Equality and Discrimination Law; Philosophy of Law

Events organised by Helen Taylor

Past events

13 Feb 2018

Tuesday - 1:00PM

Discussion with David Oppenheimer: Civil or Administrative Enforcement of Anti-Discrimination Law: Why Donald Trump Will Fail in His Efforts to Sabotage Employment Discrimination Law

Bonavero Institute of Human Rights Collaborative Seminar Series

Speaker

David Oppenheimer

Speaker Affiliation

Berkeley Law, University of California

Venue

Bonavero Institute of Human Rights

21 Nov 2017

Tuesday - 1:00PM

Film screening: The Cost of Discrimination

Speaker

Professor Sandra Fredman, Dr Nazila Ghanea, Saleem Vaillancourt, Arash Azizi

Venue

The Oxford Martin School - Seminar Room 1

14 Nov 2017

Tuesday - 1:00PM

The Legal Movement for Equal Rights for Transgender People in the US – Corey Stoughton

Bonavero Institute of Human Rights Collaborative Seminar Series

Speaker

Corey Stoughton

Speaker Affiliation

Advocacy Director, Liberty

Venue

Mansfield College - Gilly Leventis Seminar Room

07 Nov 2017

Tuesday - 1:00PM

Beyond Sentencing Inconsistency: Understanding India’s Death Penalty Crisis

Bonavero Institute of Human Rights Collaborative Seminar Series

Speaker

Anup Surendranath

Speaker Affiliation

National Law University, Delhi

Venue

Mansfield College - Gilly Leventis Seminar Room

13 Oct 2017

Friday - 1:00PM

Oxford Human Rights Hub - Welcome Event

Speaker

Professor Sandra Fredman

Speaker Affiliation

Oxford Human Rights Hub

Venue

The Oxford Martin School - Seminar Room 1

10 Oct 2017

Tuesday - 1:00PM

Book Launch - Gender Equality in Law: Uncovering the Legacies of Czech State Socialism

Speaker

Dr Barbara Havelková

Speaker Affiliation

Oxford Law Faculty and Lincoln College

Venue

Law Faculty - Seminar Room F

Research projects