Dr. Zeynep Kivilcim

Project Fellow Kosmos Summer University

Zeynep Kıvılcım is an associate professor of public international law.
She taught law and gender, international human rights law and critical
approaches to public international law at Istanbul University between
2000 and 2016. She is currently a Project Fellow at
Humboldt University. She teaches at Göttingen University and at Humboldt
University courses on gender, forced migration and Syrian refugee
'crisis'.  She works on social movements, human rights and refugees'
rights with a gendered and critical perspective. She will be a
Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin fellow starting from September 2017.

Her most recent publication on migration are
- “Legal Violence against Syrian Female Refugees”, Feminist Legal
Studies, 2016, Vol.24, p.193-214.
-  A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis, Routledge,
(co-editor with Jane Freedman and Nurcan Özgür Baklacıoğlu), 2017.


Kosmos Summer University 2017

01/2017 - 12/2017