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Professor Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou MA, PhD

Professor in Human Rights Law & Associate Dean for Internationalisation Law


Personal Statement

Prof Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou is Professor in Human Rights Law and Associate Dean for Internationalisation of the School of Law and Social Justice. He joined University of Liverpool in 2015, having previously worked at the University of Surrey (UK), University College Dublin (Ireland) and Gomel State University (Belarus). Kanstantsin is an author of three books and over a hundred of academic articles, review pieces and comments. He published in leading peer-reviewed journals such as Legal Studies, Human Rights Law Review, International and Comparative Law Review and many others. He cooperates with international inter-governmental and non-governmental organisations as an expert in international and European human rights law. His research interests spread between interpretation of the European Convention of Human Rights, reform of the European Court of Human Rights, administration of international justice, comparative and constitutional law. Kanstantsin is a co-founder and co-editor-in-chief of the European Convention on Human Rights Law Review. Kanstantsin is director of the International Law and Human Rights Unit.

Kanstantsin would be happy to hear from potential PhD students about supervising projects in the following areas:
Law of the European Convention on Human Rights
Human Rights and Comparative Human Rights
Law of the Council of Europe
Administration of International Justice
Effectiveness of International Human Rights Protection