Dr. Dagmar Myslinska teaches at Creighton University Law School. She had previously taught at Goldsmiths, University of London, where she founded and directed the Immigration Law & Policy Clinic, and at various law schools in the U.S. and abroad, including at the London School of Economics, Columbia Law School, Fordham Law School, and Temple University School of Law (Tokyo campus).
Earlier in her career, after being admitted to the New York and New Jersey bars, Prof. Myslinska practiced at Debevoise & Plimpton and Boies Schiller & Flexner in NYC. She has represented numerous asylum applicants, including detained persons, from a variety of countries and regions, including Tibet, Myanmar, Russia, Guatemala, Mexico, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the Ivory Coast. Her scholarly work has been published in the International Journal of Politics, Culture and Society (peer-reviewed), Tulane Law Review, Pace Law Review, and UMKC Law Review, among others. Her research has also been disseminated via various media outlets, and she has served as a manuscript referee for several law journals.
Her monograph, “Law, Migration, and the Construction of Whiteness: Mobility within the European Union”, will be published by Routledge in early 2024. Prof. Myslinska obtained her Ph.D. in law from the London School of Economics. She received her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and her B.A. (cum laude) from Yale University.