Lucy Vickers, Professor of Law, Oxford Brookes University

Professor Lucy Vickers studied law at Queens' College, Cambridge, and qualified as a solicitor before joining the Law Department at Oxford Brookes University. Her main research area is the protection of human rights within the workplace. A particular focus is religious discrimination at work. In addition she works on freedom of speech at work, including protection for whistleblowing, and the right to freedom of speech under the European Convention on Human Rights. She also researches on the law on sexual and racial harassment at work, in particular the legal obligations on employers to protect employees from harassment.