Dr. Mira T. Sundara Rajan

DR. (MS.) MIRA T. SUNDARA RAJAN, D.Phil. (Oxon.) LL.M. (UBC), J.D. (Osgoode), B.A. Hons. (McGill & Paris)

Scholar & Expert Consultant, Intellectual Property Law

Professor of Intellectual Property Law and Director, LL.M. in “Intellectual Property and the Digital Economy,” CREATe & the University of Glasgow Law School

Honorary Member, Magdalen College, Oxford University

formerly the Canada Research Chair in Intellectual Property Law

Professor (Dr.) Mira T. Sundara Rajan specializes in intellectual property law.

Mira works as an expert consultant on intellectual property matters. She deals regularly with complex copyright and trademark problems, and has a special interest in the moral rights of authors and artists.

Mira held the Canada Research Chair in Intellectual Property Law at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Law (2005-11), where she was also a tenured Associate Professor of Law and Founding Director of the IP Law Program (2004-11).

Prior to coming to UBC, she was a Herchel Smith Fellow in Intellectual Property Law at the Queen Mary IP Research Institute, University of London (2002-04).

In Canada, her research has been supported by 2 Standard Research Grants from SSHRC. 

Mira is also professionally active as a classical pianist and writer.


The support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) for the creation of this website is gratefully acknowledged.

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Photographers whose work is featured on this site include: Martin Dee, Paul Landl, and C. Suresh Kumar.