Faculty of Law

Law Academic Jeff McGee Recognised in Prestigious Environmental Law Award

Dr Jeff McGee has been awarded an honourable mention in the prestigious JEL Richard Macrory Prize for 2016. Established in 2014, the award is given for the most innovative and thought-provoking article published in the Journal of Environmental Law.

Dr McGee is an expert in global international law and governance, and is a senior lecturer at UTAS in climate change, marine and Antarctic law. His article on the conflicts troubling the UN climate change regime, written with Jens Steffek and entitled ’The Copenhagen Turn in Global Climate Governance and the Contentious History of Differentiation in International Law’, impressed judges and added ‘something new and important to a crowded field of scholarship’.

Published on: 03 Feb 2017 2:34pm