Dr Naiade el-Khoury, LLM

Senior Research Fellow (Middle East and North Africa)

Project Activities

Sudan

Other Activities and Research Interests

Public International Law, International Human Rights Law, Law and Economics, Comparative Law

Professional and Academic Background

Since 11/2019 Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law

7/2019 Obtained Doctorate from Law Faculty, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen with a thesis on: “Irrational human rights?” (magna cum laude), publication forthcoming.

12/2013 – 8/2014 Legal research, Norwegian Refugee Council (North-Lebanon)

7/2012 Master 2 “Bilingual studies of European Laws”, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre la Défense, (France) and Universität Potsdam (Germany)

2/2011 – 8/2011 Internship at the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), Geneva (Switzerland)

1/2011 LLM Universität Potsdam (Germany)

6/2010 Maîtrise (Master) in Law, “Bilingual studies of European Laws”, French Law and German Law, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre la Défense (France)

4/2009 – 8/2009 Internship at the UNESCO, Paris (France)

6/2009 Bi-Licence (Bachelor) in Law, “Bilingual studies of European Laws”, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre la Défense (France) and Universität Potsdam (Germany)

Honours
  • Doctoral scholarship from the German State Graduate Sponsorship Programme
  • Awarded the “Prix d’Excellence” for comparative law studies from the Université franco-allemande (UFA) Strasbourg (France)