19 January 2021

New PhD student at CECS - Sue Anne Teo

Sue Anne Teo joined CECS on 28 December 2020. Her research project is tentatively titled ‘Human Rights 2.0: A Primer for the Age of Artificial Intelligence’  and will center around a structural rethink on the role of human rights and its protection mechanisms in light of developments in the field of artificial intelligence. Her supervisor is Associate Professor Hin-Yan Liu. Prior to commencing her PhD, Sue Anne was a Senior Programme Officer at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Sweden for 8 years where she worked on capacity development and research programmes in Myanmar, China and Vietnam. Sue Anne had also worked for several years with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) as a Senior Refugee Status Determination officer and served with the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in the UN peacekeeping mission in Timor Leste. Sue Anne Teo holds a First Class Honours Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree from University of London, a Master of Laws (LL.M) from University of Cambridge and a Master of Science in Human Rights from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).