Dr. Anton Burkov


Dr Anton Burkovis Chair of European and Comparative Law Department at the University of Humanities, Ekaterinburg and Director of various NGO-based human rights programmes operating in Russia. His research project, entitled “Russia and Human Rights: Domestication of International Human Rights Law” focuses on the implementation of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in Russia’s national courts. Dr Burkov holds a Ph.D. in Law from the University of Cambridge (2009) and an LLM in Human Rights Law from the University of Essex (2004).