6 January 2021

New PhD student at iCourts - Camilla Louise Johnson Wee

Camilla Louise Johnson Wee is a Ph.d. student with the The Global Sites of International Criminal Justice (JustSites) Project, iCourts. Her research focuses on justice in post-independence Timor-Leste. In the context of violations of international criminal law and international human rights law surrounding and preceding the 1999 referendum, it examines national and international stakeholders' interests in accountability, and their relative influence in shaping justice mechanisms.

Camilla holds a Bachelor in European Legal Studies from the University of Kent, an International Law Certificate from the University of Amsterdam, and a Master in Public International Law from the University of Cambridge. She was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2011 (non-practising). Prior to joining the Faculty of Law, Camilla pursued a degree in China Studies at the Faculty of Humanities. She previously worked in Geneva with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and in Timor-Leste with the Danish Institute for Human Rights and the United Nations.

Languages: Danish/English, knowledge of Tetum, Mandarin, French.