Marie-Eve Loiselle

Administrator, R.F. Harney Program in Ethnic, Immigration and Pluralism


Main Bio

Marie-Eve Loiselle is a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow and Coordinator, R.F Harney Program in Ethnic, Immigration and Pluralism. Her research focuses on the critical legal analysis of the role of technologies and discourses in the governance of the movement of people across state borders. As a SSHRC Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Marie-Eve studies the legal and normative consequences of the use of biometric technologies by UNHCR for the identification of refugees and the provision of humanitarian aid. She has held research fellowships at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (Germany), and the University of New South Wales (Australia). She received her PhD from the Australian National University, and her LL.B. from the University of Montreal. Marie-Eve is a member of the Quebec Bar.

Select publications

Journal and Book Chapters

  • Marie-Eve Loiselle, The American Border Wall: A History of Legal Division’, Law, Culture and the Humanities (Forthcoming).
  • Marie-Eve Loiselle, ‘The Penholder System and Elected Member Influence on the Security Council: Constraint or Conduit?’ (2020) 33 Leiden Journal of International Law, 139.
  • Jeremy Farrall, Marie-Eve Loiselle, Christopher Michaelsen, Jochen Prantl, and Jeni Whalan, ‘Elected Member Influence in the United Nations Security Council’ (2020) 33 Leiden Journal of International Law, 101.
  • Jeremy Farrall and Marie-Eve Loiselle, ‘The UN Security Council as Regulator and Subject of the Rule of Law: Conflict or Confluence of Interest?’ in Hilary Charlesworth and Jeremy Farrall (eds.), Strengthening the Rule of Law through the UN Security Council (Routledge, 2016)
  • Marie-Eve Loiselle, The Normative Status of the Responsibility to Protect after Libya (2013) 5 Global Responsibility to Protect, 317

Other publications

  • Jeremy Farrall and Marie-Eve Loiselle, ‘This Saturday Australians will Finally Elect a President’ (2 Sep 2013) The Conversation.
  • Christopher Michaelsen and Marie-Eve Loiselle, ‘Security Council Sanctions: Can Australia Make a Difference?’ (29 August 2013) The Conversation.
  • Marie-Eve Loiselle, ‘Drifting Sovereignty’ (30 May 2014) Regarding Rights.