Professor Juss is a human rights expert focusing on policy-oriented work. He contributed as a renowned expert at the invitation of the Home Affairs Committee to a pioneering seminar on Human Trafficking at the Houses of Parliament on 14 May 2009, which brought together the Chairs of all the Home Affairs Committees in Europe, in a new initiative to harmonise standards and procedures in this field. He was also Consultant in April 2009 to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in a programme funded by the British Embassy in Ankara, Turkey, on issues of expulsion, re-admission and voluntary return of migrants. In 2010, he advised the Government of Bermuda on legislation.
Professor Juss has been involved in, and given policy speeches for, various think-tanks, including the Royal Society of Arts, Encounter, and the Rowntree Trust. He regularly appears as a practicising Barrister in the High Court and the Court of Appeal and is listed as a "Legal Expert" in the Directory of Legal Experts, He has also argued cases in the House of Lords and the Privy Council. He was counsel in the foreign marriages case (involving Art. 12 right to marry) and in the 'funeral pyres' case (involving Art. 9 right to religious freedom) and sits as a part-time Judge. Professor Juss has taught at a number of Universities in the UK and the USA, including Harvard Law School and Indiana University in Bloomington. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and its Council Member, and is a member of its Migration Commission, which published its ground-breaking Report, “Migration: A Welcome Opportunity” in November 2005. He is a Council member of Encounter, and of the Society of Legal Scholars. In 2010 his name was added to the Panel of the Arbitrators of the Indian Council for Arbitration. Professor Juss seeks to incorporate the role of scholar, practitioner, and activist in all the various fields of his expertise.
Professor Juss's research interests include: International Refugee Law; Comparative Constitutional Law; Human Rights Law; and Public Law.
For more information on Professor Juss's research, visit his research page.
- English Administrative Law
- Human Rights Law
Juss, S. S. & Harvey, C., 1 Jan 2013, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd. 324 p. Research output: Book/Report - Book. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.4337/9781782547662
Juss, S., Jan 2019, In : PUBLIC LAW. p. 8-19 12 p. Research output: Contribution to journal - Article. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3316066
Juss, S., 2019, Human Rights in India. 1st ed. Routledge, p. 105-124 Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.4324/9780367178604
Juss, S. S. & Mitchell, J., 2019, The Elgar Research Handbook on International Refugee Law. Edward Elgar Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter
Juss, S. S. & Mitchell, J., 2018, Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror. Juss, S. S. (ed.). Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter
Juss, S. S., May 2017, Landmark Cases in Public Law. Sunkin, M. & Satvinder, J. (eds.). Bloomsbury Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter
Juss, S., 1 Jan 2016, Towards a Refugee Oriented Right of Asylum. Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 97-128 32 p. Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315550633
Juss, S. S. (ed.), 2 Nov 2018, 1st ed. Routledge. 208 p. (Routledge Research in Human Rights Law) Research output: Book/Report - Book
Juss, S. S., 23 Oct 2018, Human Rights and America's War on Terror. Juss, S. (ed.). Routlegde Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter
Juss, S. S. (ed.), 15 Oct 2018, Routledge. 240 p. Research output: Book/Report - Book