Iryna Ivankiv is a lawyer focusing on research of the in the sphere of human rights of the third generation. She has worked as a Staff Attorney at American Bar Association Rule of Law
Initiative, where she managed projects on continued professional education for lawyers and investigators in Ukraine, and for lawyers in Belarus. Iryna has experience in civic and political organizations in Ukraine. She managed projects on civic and legal education for NGO and political activists, on social advocacy, etc. She holds a Master degree in Law and was a participant of the Scholarship Program for Young Scientists by the Government of the Polish Republic. Currently Iryna is a scholar of the Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program. Her research interest includes the issues of the international law of human rights, philosophy of human rights and international relations.