Mr David Birchall is a Visiting Fellow at the Law School, teaching courses on Legal Concepts, Business and Law, and Human Rights in Hong Kong, to undergraduates and on the LLM programme. He was previously a PhD Candidate at City University of Hong Kong.
His research interests are focused on business and human rights, socio-economic rights, globalization and corporate power. He has previously taught in mainland China, and studied in the Netherlands and the UK. He is the editor of the Business and Human Rights Journal Blog, a member of the Oxford International Organizations Project, and was previously the Senior Research Fellow of the law school’s Human Rights Law and Policy Forum (HRLF).