Dr Nicolette Butler is a Senior Lecturer in Law, having joined the University of Manchester in October 2013. Her research interests lie broadly within the sphere of International Economic Law (including WTO Law and the International Law of Foreign Investment), and International Commercial Arbitration. Nicolette is a Scientific Advisor for the European Public Health Alliance (Brussels) on matters of trade and investment policy. She is also the Principal Investigator on an ESRC Impact Accelerator project, which examines the relationship between investment and human rights. Prior to joining the University of Manchester in October 2013, she taught at the Universities of Leeds and Sunderland.