Click here to register

Professor Rachael Craufurd Smith

senior lecturer, University of Edinburgh

Rachael Craufurd Smith is a reader at the School of Law, University of Edinburgh. She qualified as a solicitor in 1986 before completing a doctorate on the media and fundamental rights at the European University Institute in Florence.

Prior to moving to Edinburgh, Rachael worked as a senior policy adviser (European Affairs) at the BBC and held fellowships at Trinity and Corpus Christi Colleges, Oxford. Rachael is a founding editor of the Journal of Media Law and has written widely on media matters, with a particular interest in media self-regulation, media ownership and plurality.

Click here to return to the list of speakers.

Subscribe to our Mailing List

IPPR will use the information provide to send you updates on the annual IPPR Oxford Media Convention, and related projects and news. Please tick the box below to confirm you'd like to receive our emails.

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.