Our staff have a breadth of experience in teaching and professional practice. Academics also have research expertise in their subject area.

Head of School

  • Ken Mackinnon

    Ken Mackinnon

    Professor Ken Mackinnon is Head of the Law School. He has taught a wide range of subjects including Jurisprudence, Legal Ethics, Tort Law, Social Security Law, Employment Law, Privacy Law, and Legal Systems.  

  • Academic Staff

  • Maggie Anderson

    Maggie Anderson

    Maggie Anderson is Head of Year 3 in the Law School and Lecturer in Law.  

  • Craig Anderson

    Craig Anderson

    Craig Anderson is a Lecturer in the Law School specialising in the areas of Property Law and Conveyancing.  

  • Sarah Arnell

    Sarah Arnell

    Sarah Arnell is a Lecturer in Law and qualified solicitor. Her teaching interests are in the areas of Employment Law and Delict.  

  • Paul Arnell

    Paul Arnell

    Dr Paul Arnell is a Reader in Law. His research interests are within public international law, particularly in international criminal law, extradition, jurisdiction and human rights.  

  • Val Bremner

    Val Bremner

    Val is a Lecturer in the Law School and has been a solicitor for 25 years working in both civil and criminal litigation.  

  • David Christie

    David Christie

    David Christie is a lecturer in the Law School and a qualified solicitor.  

  • Sarah Christie

    Dr Sarah Christie

    Dr Sarah Christie is an Academic Strategic Lead in The Law School, and is responsible for all aspects of research and research students. Her interests are Criminal liability and responsibility; Medical Law and the Interface between Medical Law and Criminal Liability.  

  • Hayley Christie

    Hayley Christie

    Hayley Christie is a lecturer in the Law School and a qualified solicitor.  

  • Margaret Downie

    Margaret Downie

    Margaret Downie is an Academic Strategic Lead in The Law School.  

  • Elimma Ezeani

    Dr Elimma Ezeani

    Dr Elimma Ezeani is a Lecturer in Law at the Law School.  

  • Bukola Faturoti

    Bukola Faturoti

    Bukola Faturoti is a lecturer in the Law School and Course Leader for the LLM/MSc Construction Law and Arbitration.  

  • Lisa Gibbons-Wood

    Lisa Gibbons-Wood

    Lisa Gibbons-Wood is a Senior Lecturer in the Law School and course leader for the BA Law & Management and on campus LLB.  

  • David Hill

    David Hill

    Dr David Hill is a Lecturer in the Law School, his principal teaching and research interests are in the area of private international law.  

  • Olufemi Ilesanmi

    Olufemi Ilesanmi

    Olufemi Ilesanmi is a Lecturer in Law at the Law School.  

  • John Karlberg

    John Karlberg

    John Karllberg is a Lecturer in law at the Law School.  

  • Andrey Kotelnikov

    Andrey Kotelnikov

    Dr Andrey Kotelnikov is a Lecturer in the Law School, he teaches a number of subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level.  

  • Kathrin Kuehnel Fitchen

    Kathrin Keuhnel-Fitchen

    Kathrin is a Lecturer in the Law School.  

  • Thorsten Lauterbach

    Thorsten Lauterbach

    Thorsten Lauterbach is a Teaching Fellow in the Law School and Learning Enhancement Co-ordinator (Postgraduate).  

  • Olayinka Lewis

    Olayinka Lewis

    Olayinka Lewis is a lecturer in the Law School and a qualified solicitor.  

  • Carole Lyons

    Carole Lyons

    Carole is a solicitor and a lecturer in law with teaching interests and related responsibilities in the area of European Union Law. She co-ordinates and teaches a number of EU Law modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  

  • Joseph Mante

    Joseph Mante

    Dr Mante is a Lecturer and the Deputy Programme Leader for the LLM/MSc Construction and Arbitration Course at the Law school. His teaching and research interests are in Construction law and Dispute resolution.  

  • Nicolas Maulet

    Nicolas Maulet

    Nicolas is a lecturer in Energy law and policy (module coordinator) and Dispute resolution in Oil and Gas contracting.  

  • Gerry McGee

    Gerry McGee

    Gerry McGee is a solicitor and a Lecturer in Law. He is the Module Leader for the full time Legal Systems Module and Module leader for the online Constitutional Law Module.  

  • Leon Moller

    Leon Moller

    Dr Moller is a lecturer in Oil and Gas Law specialising in Contract Law and Oil and Gas Contract Law. His research interests include: Public International Law, Law of the Sea, Energy and Natural Resources Law.  

  • Caroline Nixon

    Caroline Nixon

    Caroline has been a Lecturer in the Law School since 2012.  

  • Eric Ogilvie-Brown

    Eric Ogilvie-Brown

    Eric Ogilvie-Brown is a Lecturer in the Law School.  

  • Jennifer Richmond

    Jennifer Richmond

    Jennifer Richmond is Lecturer in the Law School and Head of Year for Stage 1 of the LLB and Law and Management undergraduate courses.  

  • Hamish Ross

    Hamish Ross

    Dr Hamish Ross is a Lecturer in the Law School.  

  • Laura Sharp

    Laura Sharp

    Laura Sharp is a senior lecturer in the law School. Academic and professionals Skills development co-ordinator for law. Her research interests are in Criminal Justice & Criminal Law.  

  • PhD Research Students

  • Elizabeth Lawson

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    A Comparative Study Of Domestic Legislation In Scotland And Canada Relating To Child Sexual Exploitation Via New Technologies And Barriers To Prosecution.  

  • Chisa Onyejekwe

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    Overhauling the Nigerian Tax Policy Regime: Does the adoption of regulated tax treaties serve to encourage FDI?  

  • William Telfer

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    Thesis Title - The Stability in Oil & Gas Contracts and the Host Country’s National Interest: With a Special Reference to the Mozambican Stabilization Clause.