Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin is concurrently Regents Professor and Robina Professor of Law, Public Policy and Society at the University of Minnesota Law School and Professor of Law at the Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland. Professor Ní Aoláin is the recipient of numerous academic awards and honors. She has published extensively in the fields of emergency powers, conflict regulation, counter-terrorism, and transitional justice. She has published extensively on issues of gender, conflict regulation, transitional justice, terrorism and international law. Professor Ní Aoláin is currently the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights while Countering Terrorism (2017-).
Fionnuala Ní Aoláin
United Nations Special Rapporteur on
the Promotion and Protection of Human
Rights while Countering Terrorism