Michelle Foster is a Professor and the inaugural Director of the Peter McMullin Centre on Statelessness at Melbourne Law School. Michelle has published widely in the field of international refugee law, including International Refugee Law and Socio-Economic Rights: Refuge from Deprivation (CUP, 2007), and, with James C. Hathaway, The Law of Refugee Status, Second Edition, (CUP, 2014). Her latest book (co-authored with Hélène Lambert), International Refugee Law and the Protection of Stateless Persons, was published by OUP in April, 2019. Michelle teaches Refugee Law and International Refugee Law at Melbourne Law School, and in 2017 taught in the International Summer School in Forced Migration at Oxford’s Refugee Studies Centre. Michelle directed the inaugural Statelessness Intensive Course at Melbourne Law School in February 2019.