Peter A Allard School of Law

Maira Hassan

Indigenous Legal Studies Coach
PhD candidate at the Allard School of Law


Maira Hassan is the Indigenous Legal Studies (ILS) Coach for the ILS Academic Leadership Certificate. She supports Indigenous law students throughout the academic year, including incoming students through the ILS Academic Leadership Certificate – Summer Intensive, initiated for the first time this summer. As the ILS Coach, she provides tutoring, including on substantive law questions. Her role also includes technical expertise pertaining to the ILS Academic Leadership Certificate CANVAS course where she creates and manages content, providing online sessions and resources for student success in law school.

She is also a PhD student at the Allard School of Law. Her current research focuses on consent in sexual assault law and how it might impact racialized and marginalized women in Canada. Her previous research includes publications on extraterritorial policing and women in international policing. Visit Maira's profile on the Graduate School website to learn more about her work. 

Maira Hassan

Organization Affiliations

  • Indigenous Legal Studies

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