Agnes Rydberg

School of Law

Lecturer in International Law

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Agnes Rydberg
School of Law
Bartolomé House
Winter Street
S3 7ND

Agnes is in the final throes of her doctoral studies on international law at Queen Mary University of London, where she also completed an LLM. Agnes also has a BSc in International Law from Orebro University in Sweden. Her future research plans include exploring the international law implications of climate change, and in particular the challenge of rising sea levels for small island developing states. She has several publications, including with Kluwer and Oxford University Press, as well as in the International Community Law Review and the Yearbook of International Disaster Law. She is an assistant editor of a book series on Principles of International Environmental Law. Her teaching experience in teaching contract law at Queen Mary and serving as a visiting tutor in public international law at Royal Holloway. Agnes has previously worked with UN Women and the International Bar Association.

  • PhD (predicted)
  • LLM
  • BSc
Research interests

International Law

Research group

Sheffield Centre for International and European Law (SCIEL)

Teaching interests
  • International Law
  • Law of Treaties
  • Law of the Sea
  • International Environmental Law
  • Maritime Dispute Settlement