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International Law

Elizabeth Kirk, International Law Distinguished Visitor

Date: 12:10pm PDT March 9 Location: Legal Research Center

Legal Research Center

Elizabeth Kirk, Global Professor in Global Governance & Ecological
Justice, University of Lincoln, delivers the International Law Distinguished Visitor lecture. The lecture, titled “The Case for a Plastics Treaty,” will be held in the Faculty Reading Room, March 9 at 12:10 PM.

Kirk was formerly Research Professor of International Environmental Law and co-director of the Centre for Marine Ecological Resilience and Geological Resources and a member of the Sustainable Futures interdisciplinary steering committee at Nottingham Trent University (2016-2019). 

Kirk’s current research addresses complex, multi-faceted problems such as plastics pollution, energy efficiency and governance of the Arctic. 

Her full bio is here.

In 2020, this lecture is one of a number of events celebrating 50 years of environmental law at Lewis & Clark Law School.