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Rebecca Hamlin

Assistant Professor

Rebecca Hamlin is the author of Let Me Be a Refugee: Administrative Justice and the Politics of Asylum in the United States, Canada, and Australia. It is a comparison of how three refugee status determination regimes adjudicate important immigration decisions. For more information, see: http://global.oup.com/academic/product/let-me-be-a-refugee-9780199373314?q=Hamlin%20&lang=en&cc=us
Hamlin has published a number of articles about comparative law and migration policy in journals such as Law & Social Inquiry and International Migration Review.
She is currently working on a new book project, tentatively entitled: Immigrants in Court: Non-Citizens' Rights and Judicial Power in Comparative Perspective.  This project examines the effect of mass migration on the growing power of courts around the world.

Campus Phone: 

(641) 269-3853

Campus Job(s): 

Assistant Professor of Political Science

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On-Campus Address: 

309 Carnegie Hall
Grinnell, IA
United States

Education / Degrees: 

Ph.D., Political Science, University of California - Berkeley, 2009
M.A., Political Science, University of California - Berkeley, 2003
B.A., University of Chicago, 2000

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