Heather McRobie


Heather McRobie

Title: adjunct
Email: heather hjá bifrost.is

Assistant Professor of Law  - Bifröst University
Post doctoral research fellow - Tel Aviv University
Doctoral candidate - University of Oxford

Areas of interest: human rights law, constitutional law, climate law, maritime law


2016 - 2017
Post-doctoral fellow, Law, Tel Aviv University
2011 - 2016
DPhil PhD Socio-Legal studies, University of Oxford
Public Policy Analyses, Baltic Practice Summer School
Centre for Investigative Journalism, Summer School
Summer Institute for the Advanced Study of Non-Violent Conflict, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Research fellowship, transitional justice, postþconflict studies and human rights, Summer University Srebrenica
2009 - 2010
MA, Human Rights and Democracy in SEE, Universita di Bologna - Univerzitet u Sarajevu
2007 - 2008
Canadian Rhodes Foundation Scholarship study abroad, Islamic studies, McGill University
2003 - 2007
BA (Hons), Modern History and Politics, University of Oxford

- international human rights law

- constitutional law

- research methodology

Why Bifröst?

  1. Constant workload trains students in group and team work
  2. Small university that emphasises personal service
  3. We aim for personal development and social participation
  4. Friendly campus for individuals and families
  5. Active quality control and innovative teaching methods