Maëlle Noir

Name: Maëlle Noir 

PhD Research Topic:Distilling practice into theory: feminist lawyering as an alternative approach to address gender-based violence against women in the Ugandan refugee context.’ 

Supervisor: Dr Ekaterina Yahyaoui Krivenko 

Research Interests:
Feminist Legal Theory, Feminist Lawyering, Gender Based-Violence, Gender and Human Rights, International Human Rights Law, Refugee Law, Migration Law, Decolonial Studies.    

Academic background

  • PhD Candidate | Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway (2020 - Present)

  • Master of Laws in International Human Rights Law (LLM) | Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway (2019)

  • Bachelor of Laws, Law and English | Université de Bordeaux, France (2018) 

Relevant experience:
Programme officer, FemJustice Legal centre, One Future Collective (2019) 

Postgraduate Merit Scholarship, National University of Ireland (2018)