A leading expert on the transformation of the Canadian security certificate regime within a global context, Professor Hudson teaches criminal law, criminal courts, the Charter, and counter-terrorism in the Department of Criminology at Ryerson University. He previously studied Canada’s role in post-9/11 global security intelligence agency cooperation as a fellow of the Nathanson Centre on Transnational Human Rights, Crime and Security. As the Charles D. Gonthier Research Fellow with the Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice, he studied international/comparative approaches to the regulation of security intelligence practices.
Professor Hudson is currently part of a SSHRC-funded team researching the nexus among security, irregular migration, and asylum in Canadian and comparative context. He has been published in a number of venues. Professor Hudson holds a B.A. (Hons) in History and Philosophy from York University, a J.D. from the University of Toronto, an LL.M. from Queen’s University, and a Ph.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School.