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Dr Daniel Ogunniyi

Dr Daniel Ogunniyi

Lecturer

Faculty and Department

  • Institutes
  • Wilberforce Institute for the Study of Slavery and Emancipation

Qualifications

  • PhD

Summary

Daniel Ogunniyi is a Lecturer at the Wilberforce Institute and the School of Law, University of Hull. His research interests lie in the areas of modern slavery, children’s rights, human rights, and international law broadly construed.

Daniel has experience working at the United Nations and universities in the UK, Belgium, South Africa, and Nigeria. Previously, Daniel was a Research Fellow at the Rights Lab, University of Nottingham and has also held a teaching position at Redeemer’s University in Nigeria.

As a graduate student, Daniel interned at the Office of the Legal Adviser, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), The Hague, Netherlands and later joined the UNICEF Office of Research in Florence, Italy to coordinate the Best of UNICEF Research (BOUR) project. Daniel has also held various consultancy positions including working as a Legal Consultant to the Global Health Advocacy Incubator (GHAI).

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