Lisa Ginsborg holds a Ph.D. in Public International Law from the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, Italy. She has been a Teaching Fellow at the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Venice, a Visiting Doctoral Researcher at New York University (NYU) School of Law, and a Visiting Researcher at the Sydney Centre for International Law at the University of Sydney. Before starting her doctoral studies, she worked for three years in the legal department of the International Secretariat of Amnesty International and for one year in the NGO Liaison Office of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (UN OHCHR).She holds an LL.M in Comparative, European and International Laws from the European University Institute (EUI) and an M.Sc. in Political Sociology from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Her research interests include international human rights law, international organizations and counter-terrorism.