Member of Faculty
Lecturer in the Department of Public Law and Jurisprudence
University of the Western Cape
|Dr Muhammad Sameer Kasker|
Bio in brief
He took his LLB, LLM and LLD degrees at the University of the Western Cape. In 2019, he completed his LLD degree and in the same year was appointed as a lecturer in the Department of Public Law and Jurisprudence. Dr Kasker’s research interests include environmental law as well as academic development.
He completed his LLM dissertation in international environmental law, specifically global environmental governance. His LLD thesis in international environmental law focused on international water law and sustainable development and management of water. Dr Kasker’s academic career began in 2013 when he tutored English for Educational Development in Law. As the years went on, he began to lecture in Environmental and Sustainability Studies (2017-2018) and Legal Systems (2019) for first-year students. He is currently co-lecturing to final-year students on the South African bill of rights as well as environmental law, in addition to which he lectures in the postgraduate courses, Environmental Law and International Environmental Law.