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Dr Shreya Atrey

Fellow, Official Fellow, Racial Equality and Justice Fellow

Associate Professor of International Human Rights Law

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Shreya Atrey is an Associate Professor in International Human Rights Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, based at the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights. Her research is on discrimination law, feminist theory, poverty and disability law. Her monograph, Intersectional Discrimination (OUP 2019), which won the runners-up Peter Birks Book Prize in 2020, presents an account of intersectionality theory in comparative discrimination law. Previously, she was based at the University of Bristol Law School (2017-19). She was a Max Weber Fellow at the European University Institute, Florence in 2016-17 and a Hauser Postdoctoral Global Fellow at the NYU School of Law, New York in 2015-16. She completed BCL with distinction and DPhil in Law on the Rhodes Scholarship from Magdalen College, University of Oxford. Shreya is currently an associate member of the Oxford Human Rights Hub, and an Official Fellow and Welfare Dean of Kellogg College.