Gayathree is a DPhil student in public international law and a tutor in public international law for visiting students at Hertford College. She is undertaking research under the supervision of Dr Miles Jackson and Dr Efthymios Papastavridis on international responsibility for human rights violations committed by de facto regimes. Gayathree currently serves as the Co-Convenor of the Oxford Transitional Justice Research Group. She is also a Graduate Mooting Assistant at the Faculty of Law, an Events Assistant at the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights and an Associate Editor of the Indian Law Review. She was Co-Chairperson of Oxford Pro Bono Publico in 2020-21.
In 2020, Gayathree completed the MPhil in Law with distinction, as the HSA Advocates Law Scholar at Somerville College. In 2019, she obtained the Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL) degree with distinction. She completed the course on the Ratanshaw Bomanji Zaiwalla Law Scholarship at Somerville College, and received Law Faculty prizes in International Law & Armed Conflict and International Economic Law. Before coming to Oxford, she completed BA, LLB (Hons) at Gujarat National Law University, India.
Gayathree takes keen interest in public international law and human rights law. In 2017, she 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 has performed well at moots like 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
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
Blog posts by Gayathree Devi Kalliyat Thazhathuveetil
Events organised by Gayathree Devi Kalliyat Thazhathuveetil
06 Mar 2021
Saturday - 9:30AM
Blackstone Human Rights Moot Court Competition 2021
08 Mar 2021
Monday - 9:30AM
Australian War Crimes in Afghanistan: National Mechanisms, Positive Complementarity and Command Responsibility
Oxford Transitional Justice Research (OTJR) Seminar Series