Teaching Assistant

Ms Afrin Khan is an alumna of Symbiosis International University and has done LLM in Human Rights from Symbiosis Law School, Pune. She obtained her bachelor's degree in B.L.S. LL.B from S.V.K.M’s Pravin Gandhi College of Law, Mumbai. After her LL.M, she worked as a legal consultant with an NGO in the human rights field, before joining Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad as a Teaching Assistant in 2016. She has a P.G Diploma in Media Laws from NALSAR PRO and a certificate course on Environmental Law and Policy. Her broad research interest is in International Humanitarian Law and Refugee Law.

Key Publications:

  • Authored a paper titled ‘Human Rights of Climate Refugees: A critical analysis of their need for recognition and resettlement.’ published in MATS University Journal, ISSN 2250-3889.
  • Authored a paper titled ‘Combating Female Genital Mutilation: Challenges involved and plausible solutions’ published by the International Journal of Legal Research, Volume 1 Issue 3.
  • Authored a book review on ‘Memoirs of a boy soldier’ by Ishmael Beah, published by the World Journal of Juristic Polity, Volume 1, Number 2, ISSN 2394-5044.
  • Authored a paper titled ‘Paws, Claws and Tails- The need for animal rights’ published in the annual issue of L’avocat- A college news letter at S.V.K.M’s Pravin Gandhi College of Law, Mumbai.