Biography

Eloise Ellis is a Senior Lecturer in Law. She joined UEA in 2011, having previously lectured in Public Law at King’s College London and Queen Mary, University of London. Eloise is the Director of the GDL Programme and Module Convenor for both Constitutional and Administrative Law and European Constitutional Law.

In 2014, Eloise was awarded the Faculty’s prize for Excellence in Teaching. The judges were unanimous in selecting Eloise who was nominated by students for her passionate and engaging teaching across a range of modules.

She is a Visiting Professor at the University of Salzburg and Institute of Law, Jersey. She is also a member of the Montesquieu Project and a member of the Executive Committee of the SCL.

After graduating from King’s College London in 2000 with LLB (Hons) (First Class) and before commencing her academic career Eloise worked as a political adviser and policy manager for organisations ranging from the Country Landowners’ Association to the London Chamber of Commerce and the British Retail Consortium. She then spent a couple of years at a Government Department, where her roles included working for a Minister.  This practical experience has informed her research and teaching in the field of Public Law.

Eloise’s research interests include constitutional reform and the constitutional structure of Government with a particular focus on Parliamentary Select Committees.

Eloise holds a Masters’ degree in Higher Education and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.