Research Focus: Canadian Labor Law (Report Series)
Current Position: PhD Candidate in Law, Osgoode Hall Law School at York University
Bio:Claire Mummé is a PhD candidate at Osgoode Hall Law School at York University in Toronto, Canada. She holds a bachelor’s degree in history and political science, and a master’s degree in history, from the University of Toronto, an LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School, and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law. Claire is a CGS Fellow of the Social Science Research Council of Canada, and a 2010-2011 McMurtry Fellow of the Osgoode Legal History Society. She researches and teaches in the area of work law, and in particular labour, employment and human rights law. Her research interests are focused on the use of law to distribute political, economic and social power through the work relationship. She has, and continues to be involved with various community-based labour and work-related advocacy projects.