Saniia Toktogazieva

Guest Speaker

Associate Professor and Coordinator, Human Rights Program, American University of Central Asia, Bishkek

Saniia Toktogazieva is an Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Human Rights program at the American University of Central Asia in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic. Saniia teaches courses in Constitutional Law, International Criminal Law, Advanced Issues in Public International Law, International human rights law and Democracy in Dark times. She holds an LLB in International and Business law from American University of Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, an LLM in Human Rights from Central European University, Budapest, Hungary and SJD in Comparative Constitutional Law at the Central European University. Saniia was a fellow of Academic Fellowship Program (OSF) and a recipient of the research grant "Beyond the Ivory Tower" supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Saniia worked as a short term consultant in the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) and as an instructor and teaching assistant in Central European University.