Dr Sarah Steele FRSA, FHEA

DPhil, PhD, MA, LLB(Hons), BA, PGCAP

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Biography

Sarah is Deputy Director of the Intellectual Forum, Jesus College, Cambridge, and a Senior Research Associate in Cambridge Public Health, University of Cambridge.

An experienced researcher and educator, Sarah has a demonstrated history of working in the higher education sector and as a consultant. Having held posts at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, the University of Cambridge, and the University of Oxford, amongst other institutions in the UK, USA and Australia, Sarah is a passionate researcher at the interface of Medicine, Law, Criminology, Public Policy, Sociology, and Global Health. She presently facilitates on the Bystander Initiative and teaches for the Australian National University on #MeToo and the Law, Global Health Law, and Health Law and Bioethics.

Sarah's work explores how we affect social change around issues that impact upon people's wellbeing in contemporary society. She has worked extensively on health and modern slavery, public health responses to exploitation and gender-based violence, and clinical responses to vulnerable migrants in the National Health Service. Sarah works with non-government oragnisations and private bodies to support improvements around the world that further health and wellbeing.

Recent news

24
Feb
2021
New book examines fresh developments in contract law
Dr Dilan Thampapillai and Honorary Associate Professor Alex Bruce have published a new book combining academic commentary with extracts from key legal cases in a single volume.
26
Feb
2020
Dr Sarah Steele FRSA, FHEA
#MeToo and the Law is the first course of its kind offered by an Australian law school, teaching postgraduate students important legal concepts within the global movement.

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Past events

22
Apr
2021
Menzies Cyber Law Series #1: Future Humans
5.30PM to 7.00PM Webinar

This online event is the first in the 2021 Menzies Cyber Law Series, featuring three prominent speakers on human/machine intelligence, global health law, cyber warfare, and the future of humanity.

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Current courses

Year Course code Course name
2021 LAWS8582
Class #4652
Global Health Law
2021 LAWS8403
Class #4618
#Me Too

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