Stephen Phillips

Researcher in WP2
Åbo Akademi University
In project Jan. 2022-May 2024


Stephen Phillips is a university teacher and doctoral candidate in public international law at the Institute for Human Rights, Åbo Akademi University. He holds degrees in public international law, social work, international relations, and history. His present work concerns how states prevent access to asylum. In Mobile Futures he will be involved in WP2 on trust in law. He has published work on transfer of asylum seeker policies between states, immigration detention, the rights of child migrants, vulnerability and migration, and crisis and migration.