Gayathree is a DPhil student in public international law at Brasenose College. Her DPhil on the human rights obligations and international responsibility of de facto regimes is being supervised by Dr Miles Jackson and Dr Efthymios Papastavridis. Gayathree completed the MPhil in Law (with distinction; 2020) and the Bachelor of Civil Law (with distinction; 2019) as an OICSD Scholar at Somerville College. On the Bachelor of Civil Law, Gayathree received Law Faculty prizes in International Law & Armed Conflict and International Economic Law, and Somerville College's Archibald Jackson Prize for her overall performance. Before coming to Oxford, she completed BA, LLB (Hons) at Gujarat National Law University, India.
Gayathree has been a tutor in public international law for graduate students on the Diplomatic Studies Programme, as well as undergraduate students at Hertford College. She has also been a seminar leader and tutor for public international law on the Exeter College Summer Programme (2021).
Gayathree is Co-Convenor of the Oxford Transitional Justice Research Group, a Graduate Mooting Assistant at the Faculty of Law, an Events Assistant at the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights, and an Assistant Editor of the Indian Law Review. She was Co-Chairperson of Oxford Pro Bono Publico in 2020-21.
In 2017, Gayathree interned at the International Law Commission, and researched on issues of immunity of State officials, State succession in respect of State responsibility and jus cogens norms. In 2018, she worked as a Teaching Assistant at Ashoka University, India, and taught modules on public international law. She takes keen interest in mooting, and has performed well at the Nelson Mandela World Human Rights Moot Court, the Blackstone Human Rights Moot and the Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition.
Journal Article (1)
Public International Law; Human Rights Law; Transitional Justice
News articles for Gayathree Devi Kalliyat Thazhathuveetil
New: Annual Report of the Faculty of Law Mooting Programme 2020-21
Oxford places seventh at the European Rounds of the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot 2021
Oxford students finish as Semi-Finalists at the ESU-ECC National Moot 2021
Oxford students finish as Quarter Finalists at the ELSA Human Rights Moot 2021
Oxford team wins prizes at the NLS-Trilegal International Arbitration Moot 2021
Oxford students finish as semi-finalists at the PAX Moot Competition 2021
Oxford team wins prizes at the NLIU-Tankha International Arbitration Moot 2021
Blackstone Human Rights Moot Court Competition 2021
Oxford team wins prizes at the Northern European Rounds of the Price Media Moot 2021
Oxford Pro Bono Publico Executive Committee 2021: Call for Applications
Oxford team finishes as Finalist at the Inner Temple Inter-Varsity Moot 2021
Oxford team finishes as Quarter-Finalist at the ESU-ECC National Moot 2020
OTJR Executive Committee 2020/2021: Call for Applications
Oxford wins Dublin City University National Moot Court Competition 2020
Oxford Team emerges Runner-up of the ELSA Human Rights Moot Court Competition
OTJR Virtual Term Card TT 2020
Oxford team wins Nelson Mandela World Human Rights Moot Court Competition