Speakers Bio Dr. Niovi Vavoula

Dr. Niovi Vavoula

Queen Mary, University of London 

Niovi Vavoula is post-doctoral research assistant at Queen Mary, University of London.

She holds a Bachelor in Laws from the Law School of the University of Athens, Greece (2008), an LL.M. in European law from Queen Mary, University of London (2011) and a Ph.D. in Law from the same University (2017).

Before commencing her doctoral studies in 2012, she qualified as lawyer (Athens Bar Association, 2011), served as a volunteer at the Legal Department of the Greek Council for Refugees (2011-12) and did an internship for the Greek Desk at EUROJUST (2012). Her doctoral thesis examined the privacy challenges stemming from the establishment of pan-European immigration databases and will be published by Brill in early 2018.