2011-2013 University of Cambridge: PhD (Land Economy)
ESRC funded. “Interpreting Environmental Offences: The Need for Certainty”. Passed without correction.
2010-2011 University of Dundee: LLM by research
LLM thesis on the effect of the contaminated land regime on understandings of ownership of land.
2005-2009 Brasenose College, Oxford University: First Class degree Jurisprudence (Law with French Law).
2007-2008 Université Paris II- Assas: Certificat en Droit Français
University Lecturer in Environmental and Property Law, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge.
Design Legal Research Skills course
Lecture Land Law
Lecture Landlord and Tenant Law
Supervisor Land Law, Department of Land Economy
Examiner Land Law
Examiner Landlord and Tenant Law (Land Economy) and Assessor Landlord and Tenant Law (Law Faculty)
Examiner Undergraduate Dissertations
Contributor to the Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership – Constitutional Law, Environmental Law and Land Law.
Graduate Teaching and Examining
Lecture and design National and Comparative Environmental Law Course (MPhil)
Lecture Legal Issues in Land Use and Finance (MPhil)
Supervisor MPhil dissertations
Examiner for MPhil Legal Issues in Land Use and Finance
Examiner for National and Comparative Environmental Law
Examiner of MPhil dissertations
PhD Supervisor (two current students)
PhD Examiner for first year reports, seventh term assessments and final exam (internal and external)
Fellow Fitzwilliam College Cambridge and Director of Studies in Land Economy.
Interviewer for Land Economy students for Clare College (2010 onwards), Fitzwilliam College (2013 onwards) and Newnham College (2014), Murray Edwards College (2015 onwards)
Dean (currently on leave)
Fellow Environment Officer, Chair of the Environment Committee (currently on leave)
Conference Organisation and Successful Grant Applications
Lead Organiser Symposium—Environmental Adjudication (June 2019)
Lead Organiser Conference—Oxford Handbook of Comparative Environmental Law Workshop (January 2017)
Lead Organiser Conference—Post-Paris 2016 Energy and Climate Change conference (January 2016)
Organiser and founder of the Cambridge Centre for Property Law Conference and PhD Day (December 2015, December 2014)
Organiser and founder of the Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance Seminar Series
Successful grant application for Paris Sciences et Lettres grant for collaborative programme with College de France and the University of Heidelberg concerning the resilience of legal terminology in the face of environmental consciousness.
Policy and Consultancy Work
Academic Consultant Law Commission 12thProgramme of Reform, Land Registration. Extensively cited in the Law Commission Consultation Report.
Chair of the panel on real estate markets and sustainability, UNECE Committee on Housing and Land Management and its Ministerial Segment, Nov 2017.
Contributor to NHBC Service Charges Project (M Jones and G Burgess).
Book Review Editor, Conveyancer and Property Lawyer.
Case Notes Editor, Environmental Law Review
Planning Law Editor, Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law
Formerly Country Updates Editor, IUCN Environmental Law Journal
Affiliations and administrative responsibility
Co-Director Cambridge Centre for Property Law
Fellow and Deputy Director of the Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy, and Natural Resource Governance (currently on leave)
Deputy Director of the Graduate Programme and Admissions Coordinator, Department of Land Economy
Land Economy Tripos Review Committee responsible for extensive re-design of the Tripos programme
Academic Member Property Bar Association
Academic Member Property Litigation Association
Visiting Fellow, University of Siena
Member of the Society of Legal Scholars
Member of the UK Environmental Law Association
Member of the Estate Committee, Fitzwilliam College