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Medical law and ethics, family law, gender and sexuality, international human rights.
Urania Chiu is reading for a DPhil in Socio-Legal Studies under the supervision of Professor Linda Mulcahy (Centre for Socio-Legal Studies), Professor Charles Foster (Faculty of Law) and Dr Michael Dunn (Centre for Biomedical Ethics, National University of Singapore). Her thesis focuses on law, psychiatry, and the state in Hong Kong. Her research is supported by Exeter College's Amelia Jackson Senior Studentship.
Urania obtained her LLB (First Class Honours) from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She also holds an LLM in Human Rights (Distinction) from the University of Hong Kong, where she was awarded the Anna Wu Prize in Human Rights. Prior to commencing her doctoral studies, she was a Research Associate at the Women's Studies Research Centre and Faculty of Law at the University of Hong Kong, where she undertook research on gender and law, equality and non-discrimination, and international human rights law. She has published on topics including medical law and ethics and constitutional rights.
Urania is currently the General Editor of the Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal. She is also the Podcast and Production Editor of Frontiers of Socio-Legal Studies, a blog launched by the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies.