LSE Law School, United Kingdom

Lora Izvorova

Lora Izvorova is a Fellow at LSE Law School. She is completing her PhD at the University of Cambridge, for which she was awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship from the Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust. Lora’s doctoral dissertation examined the meaning of human dignity in Russia’s interpretations of the European Convention on Human Rights and the role of dignity’s contested nature as an obstacle to the Convention’s internalisation in the state.

Lora is a member of the ERC-funded research project Human Rights Nudge, led by Professor Veronika Fikfak. Previously, Lora has served as Co-Convenor of the Public International Law Discussion Group at the University of Cambridge, Co-Convenor of the Cambridge International Law Conference, General Editor of the Cambridge International Law Journal, and Managing Editor of the LSE Law Review.