Key Works


  • Every Cyclist's Guide to Canadian Law, 2d ed. (Toronto: Irwin Law, 2022)
  • P.M. Saunders & R. Currie, et al., Kindred’s International Law: Chiefly as Interpreted and Applied in Canada (Toronto: Emond Montgomery, 2019)
  • Ed., Adjudicating International Human Rights: Essays in Honour of Sandy Ghandhi (Leiden: Brill/Nijhoff, 2015) [with J.A. Green]
  • Ed., Conflict in the Caucasus:  Implications for International Order (Basingstoke:  Palgrave, 2010) [with J.A. Green]
  • A Guide to International Law Careers (London: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2009, 2015) [with A. Smit]
  • Ed., British and Canadian Perspectives on International Law (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff, 2006)
  • Ed., The State of Law in the South Caucasus (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2005)
  • Counsel in the Caucasus: Professionalization and Law in Georgia (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff, 2004)

Articles & Book Chapters

Honours & Awards

  • Dr. Waters holds the Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal.
  • He has been awarded research grants from the British Academy, the Socio-Legal Studies Association, the Leverhulme Foundation and the Foundation for Legal Research.
  • His 2004 book, Counsel in the Caucasus won the Hart/SLSA book prize for early career academics.