Kellogg Visiting Fellow Nazar Stetsyk is an associate professor in the Department of Theory and Philosophy of Law at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (Ukraine). His research interests relate to theoretical and comparative issues of case law practice. He teaches courses on international and European standards of human rights, the right to a fair trial, and human rights in case law practice.
Stetsyk has contributed his expertise to the Council of Europe project “Support for Judicial Institutions and Processes to Strengthen Access to Justice in Ukraine,” the Organization and Security Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Ukraine on issues of the European Court of Human Rights case law influence on Ukraine’s legal system, and the USAID project “Analysis of the New Supreme Court Case Law” on the issues of improving the newly created Supreme Court in Ukraine.
He has been a visiting researcher in Germany at the University of Wurzburg; in Italy at the University of Foggia; and in Poland at the University of Warsaw, University of Wroclaw, and Jagiellonian University. In 2021 he was a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at the University of Notre Dame School of Law, researching the American experience of ensuring stability and consistency of case law in the US Supreme Court.
Defending Democracy: Kellogg Visiting Fellows Work Towards Justice in their Native Countries
Oct 23, 2023
The democratic government in Ukraine is under military attack from a Russian invasion, while the democracy in Nicaragua was undermined from within by an elected but autocratic leader. Representatives from both countries—Nazarii Stetsyk and Juan Sebastián Chamorro—are among the nine visiting fellows currently participating in a program the Kellogg Institute for International Studies has run since 1983. This residential program offers visiting faculty the time to pursue scholarly inquiry wherever it takes them, advance their personal research, and collaborate with other scholars from across the U.S. and world.
Stetsyk Named National Expert in EU Project ‘Support to Justice Sector Reforms and Digitalization in Ukraine’
Apr 28, 2023
Kellogg Visiting Fellow Nazarii Stetsyk recently was selected on a competitive basis as a National Expert within the EU Project ‘Support to Justice Sector Reforms and Digitalization in Ukraine’ (Pravo-Justice II).
Kellogg Welcomes Five New Visiting Fellows
Jan 9, 2023
The Kellogg Institute for International Studies welcomes five new visiting fellows this month, including two Chilean Fulbright Chairs in Democracy and Human Development and one scholar from Ukraine, who will spend the calendar year at the University of Notre Dame.