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Center for Animal Law Studies

Rebecca Jenkins

Coming to Lewis & Clark from Ireland, Becky Jenkins received the Animal Law Ambassador Award and graduated from the Animal Law LLM program in 2016. Upon graduation, Becky became the first Aquatic Animal Law Initiative Fellow at the Center for Animal Law Studies. Today, Becky is the Executive Director of the Aquatic Life Institute.

Rebecca has been published in Lewis & Clark’s Animal Law Journal and has presented at the Oxford Center for Animal Ethics. Rebecca’s research interests include: food law and policy, human rights law, intersectional approaches to animal law, and aquatic animal law. Rebecca’s upcoming publication is a chapter on food justice and worker welfare in Animals, Food and Tourism.