Dr Asli Ozcelik Olcay

  • Lecturer in International Law (Law)

Biography

Asli Ozcelik Olcay is a Lecturer in International Law. She is Programme Co-Director of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master in International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development.

Her principal research interests concern the relationship between peacemaking and international law. More broadly, she works in the fields of public international law, international human rights law, international criminal law, the laws of armed conflict, and comparative constitutional law, with a particular interest in non-state armed groups, self-determination, transitional justice, post-conflict constitution-making, and humanitarian assistance.

Previously, Asli was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Glasgow. She holds degrees from the University of Glasgow (PhD), University of Cambridge (LLM), and Bilkent University in Turkey (LLB), and was a Visiting Researcher at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy.

Research interests

Public International Law in general.

In particular: Peace-making and international law, humanitarian-peace-development nexus, collective security, statehood and self-determination, non-state armed groups, transitional justice, post-conflict constitution-making.

Publications

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Number of items: 16.

2021

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2021) The Peace Treaty Initiative: facilitating the pathway of negotiation through international law. [Website]

Nesterova, Y. and Ozcelik, A. (2021) Youth has a key role in peace processes. Impakter, 27 Jul,

Ozcelik, A. , Nesterova, Y. , Young, G. and Maxwell, A. (2021) Youth-led peace: The role of youth in peace processes. Project Report. University of Glasgow, Glasgow.

Methymaki, E. and Ozcelik, A. (2021) Europe. In: Geiss, R. and Melzer, N. (eds.) Oxford Handbook on the International Law of Global Security. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198827276

Ozcelik, A. (2021) The challenges of legalised peacemaking: the case of the 2012-16 peace negotiations in Colombia. In: Turner, C. and Wäehlisch, M. (eds.) Rethinking Peace Mediation: Critical Perspectives on International Peacemaking. Bristol University Press. ISBN 9781529208191

Geiss, R. and Ozcelik, A. (2021) Ethnic cleansing. In: Peters, A. (ed.) Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law. Oxford University Press.

Geiss, R. and Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2021) Modern Peace and Ceasefire Agreements: An Annotated Collection. Cambridge University Press. (Accepted for Publication)

2020

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2020) Negotiating peace with (proscribed) Non-State Armed Groups. [Website]

Ozcelik, A. and Olcay, T. (2020) (Un)constitutional change rooted in peace agreements. International Journal of Constitutional Law, 18(4), pp. 1373-1404. (doi: 10.1093/icon/moaa090)

Ozcelik, A. (2020) Entrenching peace in law: do peace agreements possess international legal status? Melbourne Journal of International Law, 21(1), pp. 190-299.

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2020) “Corona Ceasefires”: An Opportunity for Negotiated Agreements? [Website]

2019

Ozcelik, A. (2019) Cindy Wittke, Law in the Twilight: International Courts and Tribunals, the Security Council and the Internationalisation of Peace Agreements between State and Non-State Parties. Journal of Conflict and Security Law, 24(2), pp. 418-422. (doi: 10.1093/jcsl/kry030)[Book Review]

2018

Ozcelik, A. and Sapiano, J. (2018) The Bangsamoro Organic Law: a Concrete Step towards Peace in Mindanao. [Website]

2017

Ozcelik, A. (2017) Legal Normativity in the Resolution of Internal Armed Conflict by Philipp Kastner. Melbourne Journal of International Law, 18(1), pp. 104-109. [Book Review]

2016

Ozcelik, A. (2016) Szafrański v Poland, Merits and just satisfaction, 17249/12, IHRL 4002 (ECHR 2015), 15th December 2015, European Court of Human Rights [ECHR]. In: Oxford Reports on International Law. Oxford University Press: New York.

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2016) Wenner v Germany, Merits and just satisfaction, 62303/13, IHRL 3985 (ECHR 2016), 1st September 2016, European Court of Human Rights [ECHR]. In: Oxford Reports on International Law. Oxford University Press: New York.

This list was generated on Fri Oct 7 13:54:44 2022 BST.
Number of items: 16.

Articles

Nesterova, Y. and Ozcelik, A. (2021) Youth has a key role in peace processes. Impakter, 27 Jul,

Ozcelik, A. and Olcay, T. (2020) (Un)constitutional change rooted in peace agreements. International Journal of Constitutional Law, 18(4), pp. 1373-1404. (doi: 10.1093/icon/moaa090)

Ozcelik, A. (2020) Entrenching peace in law: do peace agreements possess international legal status? Melbourne Journal of International Law, 21(1), pp. 190-299.

Books

Geiss, R. and Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2021) Modern Peace and Ceasefire Agreements: An Annotated Collection. Cambridge University Press. (Accepted for Publication)

Book Sections

Methymaki, E. and Ozcelik, A. (2021) Europe. In: Geiss, R. and Melzer, N. (eds.) Oxford Handbook on the International Law of Global Security. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198827276

Ozcelik, A. (2021) The challenges of legalised peacemaking: the case of the 2012-16 peace negotiations in Colombia. In: Turner, C. and Wäehlisch, M. (eds.) Rethinking Peace Mediation: Critical Perspectives on International Peacemaking. Bristol University Press. ISBN 9781529208191

Geiss, R. and Ozcelik, A. (2021) Ethnic cleansing. In: Peters, A. (ed.) Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law. Oxford University Press.

Ozcelik, A. (2016) Szafrański v Poland, Merits and just satisfaction, 17249/12, IHRL 4002 (ECHR 2015), 15th December 2015, European Court of Human Rights [ECHR]. In: Oxford Reports on International Law. Oxford University Press: New York.

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2016) Wenner v Germany, Merits and just satisfaction, 62303/13, IHRL 3985 (ECHR 2016), 1st September 2016, European Court of Human Rights [ECHR]. In: Oxford Reports on International Law. Oxford University Press: New York.

Book Reviews

Ozcelik, A. (2019) Cindy Wittke, Law in the Twilight: International Courts and Tribunals, the Security Council and the Internationalisation of Peace Agreements between State and Non-State Parties. Journal of Conflict and Security Law, 24(2), pp. 418-422. (doi: 10.1093/jcsl/kry030)[Book Review]

Ozcelik, A. (2017) Legal Normativity in the Resolution of Internal Armed Conflict by Philipp Kastner. Melbourne Journal of International Law, 18(1), pp. 104-109. [Book Review]

Research Reports or Papers

Ozcelik, A. , Nesterova, Y. , Young, G. and Maxwell, A. (2021) Youth-led peace: The role of youth in peace processes. Project Report. University of Glasgow, Glasgow.

Website

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2021) The Peace Treaty Initiative: facilitating the pathway of negotiation through international law. [Website]

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2020) Negotiating peace with (proscribed) Non-State Armed Groups. [Website]

Ozcelik Olcay, A. (2020) “Corona Ceasefires”: An Opportunity for Negotiated Agreements? [Website]

Ozcelik, A. and Sapiano, J. (2018) The Bangsamoro Organic Law: a Concrete Step towards Peace in Mindanao. [Website]

This list was generated on Fri Oct 7 13:54:44 2022 BST.

Grants

Previous:

  • Economic and Social Research Council Impact Acceleration Award (2020) – Project: “Youth-led Peace: Inclusion of Youth in Peace Processes” (PI) – £4,875
  • Global Challenges Research Fund Pump-Priming Award (2019) – Project: “Harmonising constitutional reform with peace-making: The case of Ukraine” (Co-I) –£9,325

 

 

Supervision

Dr Ozcelik Olcay is interested in supervising research students in international law, and in particular in the following areas: international peace and security, use of force, the laws of armed conflict, international human rights law, peacekeeping, peace-making, transitional justice, self-determination, non-state armed groups, post-conflict constitution-making, and international criminal law.

In addition to proposals for doctoral research, she welcomes applications by students seeking to study towards an LLM by Research.

 

PhD Candidates under Supervision:

Huesch, Pia – State Sovereignty in the Digital Era: Disruptive Cyber Operations and the Principles of Sovereignty and Non-intervention

 

  • BALABAN, FUAT
    Responding to the State Sponsored Low-intensity Cyber Operations
  • Piperides, Andreas
    Countering Hegemony: A Marxist Approach to the Relationship Between International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law
  • YILDIZ DEMIR, AYSE
    Externalization of Migration Control: International Legal Guarantees against the Erosion of Refugee Protection

Teaching

Teaching

Current:

  • International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development (LLM)

 Previous:

  • International Law and International Security (LLM)
  • The Laws of Armed Conflict (LLM)
  • Public International Law (LLB)