Christa Roodt is Research Lecturer in Art, Law and Business at the University of Glasgow, Scotland. Her expertise and research interests are in International Art Law, Civil Claims to Art and Cultural Objects, Dispute Settlement and Cultural Heritage, and International Civil Procedure in Business Litigation. She is responsible for developing Art, Law and Business within the School of Culture & Creative Arts at the University of Glasgow. She works in close collaboration with Christie’s Education in London for purposes of delivering the MSc in Art, Law and Business. She is a Research Fellow and Professor Extraordinaria in the Department of Jurisprudence, University of South Africa (2011-present).
Before her appointment at the University of Glasgow, she was a Lecturer in Law at the University of Aberdeen, Professor in the Department of Jurisprudence at the University of South Africa, Principal Researcher at the Institute of Foreign and Comparative Law and Senior Legal Advisor at the Pan South African Language Board. She holds a Masters Degree in Law from the University of South Africa and a PhD in Legal Philosophy from University of the Free State in South Africa.