Assistant Professor, University of Durham
Siobhán McGrath is an Assistant Professor in Human Geography at the University of Durham in the UK. Her research examines unfreedom within labour relations, labour within Global Production Networks, and how ‘modern slavery’ is conceptualised and addressed. Her doctoral research was on two cases of trabalho escravo (slave labour) in Brazil. As part of a wider research project funded by the European Commission on ‘Addressing Demand in Anti-Trafficking: Efforts and Policies’, she led research from 2014-2017 on how trafficking, forced labour and slavery within supply chains is being addressed.