Helen Taylor


Helen Taylor studied BA Honours (English Literature) and LLB at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, before coming to Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. She completed the Bachelor of Civil Law at Balliol College with distinction and is currently reading for the DPhil in Law. Her research considers the role of courts in crafting remedies for enforcing the state’s positive duties in human rights. Helen was formerly the Research Director at the Oxford Human Rights Hub, having worked extensively on projects relating to the right to education. During her time at Oxford, she was also a member of the executive committee of Oxford Pro Bono Publico and undertook an internship at UN Women in New York.