Jane McAdam

Jane McAdam

Professor Jane McAdam (BA (Hons), LLB (Hons) (Sydney), DPhil (Oxford)) is an Australian Research Council Professorial Future Fellow at the Faculty of Law, University of NSW. She is the Director of the International Refugee and Migration Law project at the Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, and a Research Associate at the University of Oxford’s Refugee Studies Centre. Her expertise is in the area of international refugee law and human rights law. She is the author of leading works in the fields of international refugee law and climate change-related movement.

Professor McAdam is a consultant to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on issues pertaining to climate-related displacement, refugee law, and statelessness, and she has advised governments and other organizations on these subjects as well. She is the Associate Rapporteur of the Convention Refugee Status and Subsidiary Protection Working Party for the International Association of Refugee Law Judges, on the Board of the Refugee Advice and Casework Service in Sydney, and a member of the Editorial Board of the Australian International Law Journal.