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Ioanna Hadjiyanni received her PhD from the Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London in June 2017 under the supervision of Dr Eloise Scotford and Dr Federico Ortino. Her thesis investigated the exercise and control of EU regulatory power beyond EU borders through internal environmental measures with extraterritorial implications.

She has taught EU Law and Environmental Law at undergraduate level at King’s College London as a visiting lecturer. During her time at King’s, Ioanna convened the third and fourth UCL-KCL Postgraduate Research Environmental Law Symposiums, and served as editor of the King’s Student Law Review blog on EU law and the president of the Graduate Legal Research Society for 2015-2016.

Prior to joining King’s, she was a Schumann trainee at the Committee on Petitions at the European Parliament in Brussels. Ioanna holds a Master of Laws (LLM) in Environmental Law and Policy from University College London and an LLB in English and European Law from Queen Mary University of London.