Celine Hoquet is a Ph.D student at the University of Birmingham, working under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Fiona de Londras and Dr. Kieren Mc Guffin on a research project entitled “EU Readmission agreements and the protection of asylum seekers’ rights”. Her research interests are the areas of asylum and immigration law, as well as the issues related to the externalisation of border controls and the process of illegalisation of migrants.