Dr. Eszter Kirs

/Dr. Eszter Kirs

Dr. Eszter Kirs

eszter.kirs@helsinki.hu

Eszter Kirs has been a legal officer of the Hungarian Helsinki Committee (HHC) since 2013. She is an adjunct professor of the Department of International Law at the University of Miskolc, where she started working in 2003, currently she is lecturing on Transitional Justice at the Law School of the Eötvös Loránd University. She obtained a PhD degree in 2009, and has been a member of a defence team at the UN International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia since 2010. She was a visiting researcher at the Columbia Law School as a Fulbright Scholar in 2009-2010 and has been involved in a number of international research projects on international criminal law. She is the author of more than 50 scientific papers and published a monograph on Transitional Justice in 2012.