Dr. Elisa Novic

Senior Research Fellow (Asia)

Project Activities

Afghanistan, Colombia, Mali

Other Activities and Research Interests

International Law, Transitional Justice, Human Rights, International Criminal Law,

Comparative Constitutional Law

Professional and Academic Background

Since 8/2014 Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law

9/2010 6/2014 Doctor of Laws (Ph.D.), Thesis on: “The Concept of Cultural Genocide: An International Law Perspective”, European University Institute, Florence (Italy) 

9/2013 – 5/2014 Clinique Internationale de Défense des Droits Humains, Université du Québec À Montréal (Canada)

9/2012 – 12/2012 Visiting Scholar, Columbia University Law School, New York (USA)

2011 – 2012 Adviser, Case Matrix Network (Missions in Bangladesh and Cambodia)

5/2010 – 7/2010 Programme Assistant, EU and Financial Programmes, International Centre for Transitional Justice, Brussels (Belgium)

7/2009 – 12/2009 Research Assistant, Afghanistan Programme, International Centre for Transitional Justice, Brussels (Belgium)

9/2008 – 7/2009 Master’s degree in European Law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (France)

9/2006 – 9/2009 Master’s degree (Magistère) in International Relations, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (France)

5/2008 – 8/2008 Internship, Delegation of the European Commission at the United Nations, New York (USA)

7/2007 – 8/2008 Internship, French Embassy to the Republic of Korea, Seoul (South Korea)

2003 – 2008 Law studies, Université Paris 10-Nanterre (France)