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Dr Jacinta Miller

Senior Lecturer

Department: Northumbria Law School

Jacinta is a Senior Lecturer at Northumbria University.  She previously worked as a lecturer at the University of Ulster (Magee Campus) (2004 – 2015).  Prior to studying and working in law Jacinta worked as a Registered General Nurse within the UK and overseas (1987 – 2001).   She completed her PhD in the area of the ‘right to health’ in 2009.

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Room 351, City Campus East

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • The Influence of International Human Rights Law on the Right to Health Jurisprudence of the European Region, Miller, J. Nov 2016, Towards Convergence in International Human Rights Law: Approaches to Regional and International Systems, Netherlands, Brill
  • Can rights be ring-fenced in times of austerity? Equality, equity and judicial ‘trusteeship’ over the UK’s fairness agenda, Miller, J., Diver, A. Dec 2015, Justiciability of Human Rights Law in Domestic Jurisdictions, London, Springer
  • Dignity: A Relevant Normative Value in ‘Access to Health and Social Care’ Litigation in the United Kingdom?, Miller, J. Dec 2015, Justiciability of Human Rights Law in Domestic Jurisdictions, London, Springer
  • Justiciability of Human Rights Law in Domestic Jurisdictions, Miller, J., Diver, A. Dec 2015


  • Law PhD July 14 2009
  • PGCHET July 06 2009
  • LLB July 06 2002
  • MSc December 09 1994
  • Registered General Nurse ( Registration lapsed from 2002) RGN 1987

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