Sara Ghebremusse

Assistant Professor

Tel: 604.827.3929
Office: Allard Hall, room 357
Email: ghebremusse@allard.ubc.ca

Profile

Sara Ghebremusse is currently a SSHRC-funded PhD candidate at the Osgoode Hall law School, where she is writing a dissertation on “Revisiting the ‘Resource Curse’: Law, the Developmental State, and the Governance of Mineral Resources in Southern Africa.” Following a BA in Political Science and Middle Eastern and African Studies at the University of Alberta (2006), Sara completed an MA in International Affairs at Carleton University jointly with a JD (cum laude) from the University of Ottawa in 2012, and went on to complete an LLM at the University of Toronto in 2014. She has held positions with the City of Toronto Legal Services Division and the College of Midwives of Alberta. She has published on natural resource governance, development and human rights, with research presentations at conferences in Canada, US, Mexico and Africa.