Dr. Rosana Garciandia Garmendia
Rosana Garciandia is a visiting lecturer in Public International Law and Human Rights at King’s College London. Her research focuses on the international law of state responsibility and the response of international law to contemporary forms of slavery and human trafficking. As a consultant at the United Nations University Center for Policy Research, she has worked with the UN Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery, Urmila Bhoola.
Dr Garciandia joined the Dickson Poon School of Law in 2018 after having acquired extensive experience working at international organisations in the areas of EU Law, human rights and international anti-corruption law. She was the Secretary General of the European Law Institute, an organisation working to improve the quality of law in Europe. She also worked as Legal Research Officer at the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) focusing mainly on socio-economic rights. At the UN Office on Drugs and Crime, she contributed with her work to the review of the implementation of the UN Convention against Corruption by States Parties. She was previously a Lecturer in Public International Law and EU Law at University of Murcia in her native Spain, where she acquired strong research and teaching experience.