Winner of ‘Best Dissertation award’ – Journal of Immigration Asylum and Nationality

Jan 16 2023 Posted: 10:47 GMT

Philip Collins was awarded the best dissertation prize 2022 for his LLM dissertation. His article, “The US Approach to Asylum: Examining the Disconnection Between Domestic Law and Policy and International Human Rights Law”, based on his dissertation is now published in the Vol 36(4) of the Journal of Immigration Asylum and Nationality Law. (See: )

Philip Collins is a graduate of the LLM International Human Rights Law Program at the University of Galway's Irish Centre for Human Rights. He is a practising US immigration attorney specialising in asylum and migration law and is also focusing his legal research and writing on international human rights law and global refugee and migration law and policy.