Bertil Emrah Oder
Bertil Emrah Oder is the Dean and Professor of Constitutional Law at Koç University Law School, received her PhD in both public and private law from University of Cologne (Germany). Dr. Oder’s research focuses on comparative constitutional law, European Union law and international human rights law. She is a full member of the Science Academy and has national and international awards for her scholarly achievements. She has been also selected as Henry Morris Lecturer of International and Comparative Law in 2012 by Chicago-Kent College of Law. She has served as international consultant of UN Women and Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and published four books, dozens of articles, editorials and book chapters on various subjects in public law with focus on human rights and judicial review. Fluent in English, German and Turkish, Dr. Oder holds also LLB and MA/LLM degrees from the University of Istanbul and Marmara University (Turkey).
Michael Freitas Mohallem
Human Rights Law and Legislative Procedure lecturer, head of the research Center for Justice and Society at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) Law School, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil). Collaborates as researcher for the Public Transparency Program of FGV and serves as Fiscal Board member of the Alziras Institute, Advisory Board of the Brazil Social Observatory (Rio de Janeiro), board of the Public Policies Innovation Lab and member of the Editorial Council of FGV Law School in Rio. PhD in Law candidate and LL.M at the University College London (UCL), Postgraduate Degree in Political Science from the University of Brasília (UnB), LLB from the Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP) and graduate from the School of Government of São Paulo. Was a visiting researcher at the European University Institute (EUI), visiting scholar at the Minerva Center for Human Rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and researcher for the Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts project. Has previously worked as Campaigns Director for Avaaz in Brazil, parliamentary advisor in the Brazilian Senate and legal advisor in the Brazilian Ministry of Justice.
Dr. Upasana Mahanta
Associate Professor and Executive Director
Dr. Upasana Mahanta is an Associate Professor and Executive Director, Centre for Women, Law & Social Change, Jindal Global Law School, O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU).
Atagün Mert Kejanlıoğlu
Atagün Mert Kejanlıoğlu is currently a doctoral student at McGill University Faculty of Law. His dissertation is focused on populist challenges to constitutionalism and responses that constitutional theory can develop against these challenges.
University of Turin
Lorenza Mola is Associate Professor of International Law at the University of Turin, Department of Law, where she teaches international and EU law and is a member of the board of the PhD in Law, the Individual and the Market.