Head of the Centre and head of section International Criminal Justice
Jan is a head of the Czech Centre for Human Rights and Democracy. After finishing his studies in law, as well as in economics, he continued with PhD studies in international law. He also obtained an E.MA degree in human rights from Venice and Graz. He worked in a law firm, as well as in the Legal Affairs Division of the European External Action Service in Brussels, which is responsible for EU external relations. Later he worked as a Visiting Professional in Chambers of the International Criminal Court in The Hague. Currently he also works as a senior researcher at the Centre for International Law of the Institute of International Relations in Prague. Within the area of international law, he focuses mainly on human rights and international criminal law.
Head of section European System of Human Rights Protection & Centre´s Twitter Manager
Monika obtained university degree from the law, media and sociology at Masaryk University (Czech Republic) and human rights at Tilburg University (Netherlands). She currently works at the Office of the Czech Government Agent before the European Court of Human Rights.
Head of section European System of Human Rights Protection
Hubert studied law and European integration. He is currently teaching at the Faculty of Social Studies of Masaryk University. He spent the academic year 2010-2011 as a holder of the Fulbright scholarship researching judicialization at UC Berkeley. In the summer he lectures at the Shandong University. Huber is a member of the Government council for human rights.
Vedoucí sekce Mezinárodní politika, byznys a lidská práva
Nela studies law at Charles University and specializes in international law and human rights. She spent a semester at the National Autonomous University of Mexico and participated in internships with the Czech Embassy in Mexico, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and the MAPP/OEA (Mission to Support the Peace Process in Colombia/Organization of American States) in Colombia.
Lucie graduated from the Faculty of Law at Masaryk University, human rights and democratization at European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Venice and the Université de Strasbourg. She was an intern at the UN European Court of Human Rights and the Public Defender of Rights. Currently, she works at the Supreme administrative court as an assistant to a judge. She is interested in the European system of protecting human rights - more specifically the prohibition of wrongful treatment, positive duties of states and compensation.
Nikola has master’s degrees in International Relations and Law from Charles University. As a George Spyrou scholar, she completed her LLM studies in public international law at Cambridge University. She is a Ph.D. student at Charles University Faculty of Law and a legal trainee in a Prague-based law firm. During her studies, she interned at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia and the Embassy of the Czech Republic in London. Her areas of interest are international economic law, human rights and international criminal law.
Veronika is currently a student of International Relations and Security and strategic studies at the Faculty of Social Studies at Masaryk University. She has spent two months at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Paris as an intern. She was also a part of the student section of the International Institute of Political Science for three years.
Barbora is enrolled in a doctoral programme in political science at Central European University. She graduated from Masaryk University and as a part of her degree, she also spent a semester at the University of Essex. In terms of research, she focuses on conflict resolution, reconciliation and relapse into conflict.
Martin Pracný is a last year law student at Masaryk University in Brno. He also works as an intern at law firm specialized in asylum law. His main fields of interest are business and human rights and international affairs. He spent one academic year studying law at the University of Adam Mickiewicz in Poznań within the Erasmus+ program.
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