28 February 2019

New visitor at iCourts - Sergii Masol

1 March - 31 August 2019

Sergii Masol is a PhD researcher at the European University Institute, Italy. His thesis focuses on the references to human rights law by the international criminal tribunals in the process of interpreting the definitions of international crimes. Sergii holds an LLM in International Human Rights Law from Lund University, Sweden, and a Bachelor’s degree (with distinction) in International Relations/ International Law from the National Aviation University, Ukraine.

During the PhD programme Sergii has worked as a research assistant to Professor Martin Scheinin, in addition to having been an assistant editor of the European Journal of International Law as well as a senior editor and a head of the international law section of the European Journal of Legal Studies. Previously, Sergii worked as a language assistant in the human rights cluster of the Kyiv team of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine.

Earlier in his career, he was a volunteer at Amnesty International, Ukraine, and completed internships at the International Criminal Court, the European Court of Human Rights, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law.