Elected: 2013
Discipline: Philosophy, Theology and Law
Professor Peter Cameron
University of Dundee
Peter Cameron is one of the world’s leading authorities on energy law. He is currently Professor of International Energy Law and Director of the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee in Scotland. Peter is a barrister (England & Wales) and sits as an arbitrator at various international dispute settlement bodies, working closely with the Scottish Arbitration Centre. He is editor-in-chief of the Edinburgh University Press journal, Global Energy Law and Sustainability.
Peter is currently researching on issues that arise from the Just Energy Transition to a low carbon economy and how legal commitments to make this happen can be implemented in ways that impose the least costs to citizens, especially the many people around the world without access to regular supplies of electricity.