Prof. Adaeze Okoye is a Visiting Professor in the Department of Social Sciences Coal City University. She is a Senior faculty member at the University of Brighton. She has previously worked at the Canterbury Christian University, University of Wales, Aberystwyth and the University of Hull. Educated both in Nigeria and the United Kingdom, she is a Barrister and Solicitor 0f the Supreme Court of Nigeria. An active researcher, she has written chapters in edited collections and peer reviewed articles in notable journals including Journal of Business Ethics, Corporate Governance and the International Journal of Law and Management.

Her monograph on Legal approaches and Corporate Social Responsibility was published by the Routledge Research in Corporate Law Series. She participated in the first annual Harvard Law School, Institute for Global Law and Policy Workshop in June 2010. She was an Academic Fellow of the Honorable society of Inner Temple from 2015-2018 and upon completion of her tenure, became an Associate Academic Fellow. She was a Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. She is a member of the Libraries committee of the society of Legal Scholars. She was appointed to the Advisory Board for the Institute for Advanced Legal Studies Open Book Service in 2019. Email: adaeze.okoye@ccu.edu.ng