Dr. Mira T. Sundara Rajan

Professor (Dr.) Mira T. Sundara Rajan, D.Phil. (Oxon.) LL.M. (UBC), J.D. (Osgoode), B.A. Hons. (McGill & Paris)

Scholar & Expert Consultant, Intellectual Property Law

Mira specializes in intellectual property law.

She is currently Professor of Intellectual Property Law at the University of Glasgow and the CREATe copyright centre. 

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 her native Vancouver, Canada, where she was also a tenured Associate Professor of Law and Founding Director of the IP Law Programme.

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.

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.

Photographers’ Credit

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