Matthew Scott - Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies
Matthew is a UK-qualified solicitor and a doctoral candidate at the Faculty of Law at Lund University in Sweden. His research examines the scope of the non-refoulement obligation in the context of disasters and climate change. His research is part-funded by the European Refugee Fund and he is part of the Lund/Uppsala Migration Law Network (LUMIN).
He teaches at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels in asylum and immigration law and has delivered external training under the auspices of the Odysseus Academic Network.
Before commencing doctoral research he practiced asylum and immigration law at the Immigration Advisory Service in the United Kingdom. He has also worked for the Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship.