Staff Profiles: Kushal Adheen

Kushal Adheen

Staff Profile: Kushal Adheen
Senior Lecturer in Law

Kushal Adheen

Kushal Adheen

Senior Lecturer in Law

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Kushal is a senior lecturer in law with particular expertise in the field of International Law and Development, International Human Rights Law, Contract Law, Law of the European Union and Employment Law.


Kushal is a fellow of the higher education academy and has over 6 years of teaching experience on both undergraduate and post graduate level. Kushal is currently the module tutor for European Union and Employment Law.

Prior to joining University of Gloucestershire, Kushal was course leader for the LLB programme at GSM London in partnership with Plymouth University.


Award Title Institution Date
PGCHEP Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Practice Plymouth University 2019
LLM International Law London Metropolitan University 2014
LLB (Hons) Law London South Bank University 2013

Membership of professional bodies

Fellow of Higher Education Academy

Member of the Society of Legal Scholars

Teaching and research


Not one teaching method will be effective in the class room. A good teacher should be able to adapt to different learners. Therefore, Kushal uses a variety of teaching methods ranging from active learning to blended approach.


Undergraduate, Postgraduate


Kushal has a particular research interest on teaching and learning in the higher education sector. His latest research in this area was on the need to change traditional law assessments to more current ones in response to employability skills.

Kushal's research focus is on the following areas: Gender Persecution and Women Rights, Brexit and the need for the UK to adopt a written constitution, The rule of law, Casual workers and employment rights.

External responsibilities

Subjects for media interviews

International Human Rights, War and Conflicts, International Refugee Law, Constitutional Law, Contract Law, Employment Law, European Union Law.

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External examining

Kushal is the external examiner for the University of East London.