Benjamin Meier


Benjamin Mason Meier, JD, LLM, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Policy
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management
Gillings School of Global Public Health 


Phone: (919) 962-0542

Dr. Meier’s interdisciplinary research—at the intersection of international law, public policy, and global health—examines human rights frameworks for global health governance.  Advancing rights-based frameworks for public health, he has written and presented extensively on the development, evolution, and implementation of human rights – serving as a consultant to international organizations, national governments, and nongovernmental organizations.


Cornell Law School, J.D. 2001
Cornell Law School, LL.M., International and Comparative Law 2001
Columbia University, Ph.D., Sociomedical Sciences 2009

Recent Publications

Curriculum Vitae