Experience

  • Legal Research Trainee

    at TMC Asser Instituut

    January 2019 - at Present

    Provincie Zuid-Holland

    Commenced position in the research strand ‘Human Dignity and Human Security’ in January 2019. Legal research is conducted to assist senior researchers with academic outputs such as journal articles and policy briefs. Fields of research include international human rights law, international criminal law and international humanitarian law. Management of the International Crimes Database is also undertaken, including maintenance of the website, updating the daily news, posting to social media accounts and writing case summaries. Additional editorial, event-management and communications tasks are also undertaken.

  • Pro bono legal research assistant

    at Human Rights in Practice

    June 2018 - at Present

    Provincie Zuid-Holland

    A position was secured providing assistance with various tasks related to the litigation undertaken at Human Rights in Practice, including drafting legal correspondence and briefs, as well as extensive research and editorial assistance on published works. In particular, this has predominately involved legal research tasks on the topics of counter-terrorism, the interplay of international human rights law and international humanitarian law, human dignity in international law and arbitrary detention.

  • Social Impact Coordinator

    at SisterWorks Inc

    August 2016 - November 2017

    State of Victoria

    Voluntary community work was undertaken with SisterWorks Inc., a social enterprise which assists refugee and migrant women to settle into Australian society and discover their entrepreneurial capabilities and build small-business skills. Duties involve tracking the social impact of the work SisterWorks undertakes; substantial interviewing of women from diverse and challenging backgrounds; management of online content; provision of advice on the creation of the Social Impact Survey. The information from the Survey will form an integral part of a wider report to be presented at the Annual General Meeting.

Education

  • Terrorism, Countering Terrorism and the Rule of Law Advanced Summer Programme

    at International Centre for Counter-Terrorism & Asser Institute

    2019 - 2019 (1 year) Provincie Zuid-Holland

  • International Lawyering in a Public Interest Summer Programme

    at Amsterdam Center for International Law & Asser Institute

    2019 - 2019 (1 year) Provincie Zuid-Holland

  • Master of Laws (Public International Law)

    at Leiden University

    2018 - 2019 (1 year) Provincie Zuid-Holland

  • Bachelor of Laws

    at Deakin University

    2012 - 2018 (6 years) State of Victoria

  • Bachelor of International Studies

    at Deakin University

    2012 - 2018 (6 years) State of Victoria

Languages

  • Dutch Native

Hives