Conference Presenter Profile

Lindsay	Ernst

Name: Lindsay Ernst

Professional Title: Lecturer, Human Rights Experiential Learning

Affiliation: University of Hong Kong

Country: Hong Kong

Title of Presentation(s):

  • Combining Teaching and Leadership in School and Community for Social Justice

Short Bio: Lindsay Ernst identifies and develops human rights-based experiential learning opportunities with the Law Faculty at the University of Hong Kong. She also teaches courses in legal research and writing, human rights research and methodology, and international human rights advocacy and practice. Prior to joining the University of Hong Kong in 2012, Lindsay was the Head of Clinical Programmes at the Justice Centre Hong Kong (formerly the Hong Kong Refugee Advice Centre) where she designed and launched the Refugee Legal Assistance Clinic. Prior to moving to Hong Kong in 2007, Lindsay was a Skadden Fellow with the Juvenile Rights Division of the Legal Aid Society of New York City, and an Adjunct Professor at Fordham University School of Law.

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