Ph.D in Law, lecturer in the Theory of Law Department, Head of the International Lab on business and human rights in the Yaroslav Mudriy National Law University. Dr. Uvarova is the author of more than 80 scientific papers on the theory of law, human rights, gender equality, anti-discrimination policy, business and human rights. Since 2014, she has been a member of the editorial board of the journal “Philosophy of Law and General Theory of Law” (EBSCO Publishing). Some of her completed projects include – “Promoting human rights and gender equality in Ukraine through the implementation of international legal instruments”, “Monitoring of court decisions regarding gender discrimination, focusing on the application of Ukrainian legislation and international law”, “Tolerance in post-conflict societies” etc.
Olena is the graduate of Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program, University of Utah, Tanner Center for Human Rights, Salt Lake City, UT 2019-2020.