William Hamilton Byrne

William Hamilton Byrne



  • Course Convener and Lecturer (International Refugee Law, University of Notre Dame, Australia)
  • Legal Officer in Strategic Litigation (Human Rights Matter, Berlin)
  • Research Assistant for Prof. Norman Weiss (University of Potsdam)
  • Research Assistant for Dr. Caroline Fleay (Curtin University)
  • Research Assistant for Prof. Yvonne Donders (University of Amsterdam)


  • LLM (International and European Law, Public International Law) University of Amsterdam
  • LLM (International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law) European University Viadrina
  • LLB (Bachelor of Law, Honours) University of Notre Dame (Australia)
  • BA (Bachelor of Arts) University of Western Australia 

Prizes, Scholarships and Grants

  • University of Amsterdam Law Faculty Prize for Best Master Thesis
  • Oxford University Press Prize for Constitutional Law (University of Notre Dame, Australia)
  • Thomas Reuters Prize for Intellectual Property Law (University of Notre Dame, Australia)
  • Highly Commended for Legal Philosophy (University of Notre Dame, Australia)
  • Deutscher Akademischer Autuaschdienst (DAAD, Study Scholarship for Garduates of All Disciplines)

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