Gillian MacNaughton, JD, DPhil, is an international scholar-practitioner who works on economic and social rights, particularly the right to health, and their relation to equality rights, as well as human rights-based approaches to social justice. She is a co-editor of Economic and Social Rights in a Neoliberal World (Cambridge University Press 2018) and Human Rights and Economic Inequalities (Cambridge University Press 2021), and she has published over 50 refereed articles and book chapters. Gillian was previously Associate Professor of Human Rights at UMass Boston, Executive Director of the Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy at Northeastern University School of Law, and a Senior Research Officer at the Human Rights Centre, University of Essex, UK. Her research has been funded by the World Health Organization, the Canadian Institutes for Health Research and the Law and Society Association, and she has consulted for WHO, UNICEF and the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health. She received her doctorate in law from the University of Oxford.