Joshua Castellino is executive director of Minority Rights Group International. He founded the School of Law at Middlesex University London, UK, where he retains his law professorship. He holds visiting academic positions at the College of Europe, Poland, Oxford University, UK, and the Irish Centre for Human Rights, Ireland. He sits on governing boards of civil society organizations in India, the Netherlands, UK, Hungary and Italy, among others. Before completing his PhD in international law, he worked as a journalist in Mumbai, India. He has published eight books and numerous articles on international law and human rights, including the well-known Minority Rights Series (Oxford University Press).