She is currently Professor of Intellectual Property Law at the University of Glasgow and the CREATe copyright research centre. She is the director of the Glasgow/CREATe LL.M. in “Intellectual Property in the Digital Environment.”
Mira is also an Honorary Member at Magdalen College, Oxford University, where she held a Visiting Fellowship in 2009. Mira completed her doctorate in IP law at the Oxford IP Research Centre, St. Peter’s College, Oxford, in 2003.
Prior to coming to Glasgow, Mira held the Canada Research Chair in Intellectual Property Law at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, where she was also a tenured Associate Professor of Law and Founding Director of the IP Law Program.
Mira acts 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’s research has been supported by 2 SSHRC Standard Research Grants. She is currently under consideration for a European Research Council grant to support her work on “Authorship and Copyright: In Search of a New Paradigm of Copyright Law.”
Mira is also professionally active as a classical pianist and writer.