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Dr Demetra Loizou

Lecturer in International Law and Legal Skills


PhD in Law (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 2017)

Cyprus Bar Qualification (Cyprus Bar Council, 2008)

LL.M in International Law (University of Edinburgh, 2006)

LL.B (Hons) (University of Bristol, 2005)


Employment Track

Associate Lecturer, University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus (2017-)

Instructor, Global College, Nicosia, Cyprus (2010-2011)

Lawyer, Polakis Sarris & Co, Lawyers (2008-2010)

Trainee Lawyer, Attorney-General’s Office of the Republic of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus (2007-2008)

Memberships (Academic/Professional)

  • Cyprus Bar Association

Research Interests

International Criminal Law (with a particular focus on the International Criminal Court), International Humanitarian Law, International Human Rights Law, Public International Law.

Roles and Responsibilities (including past roles and responsibilities)

Teaching and Course Leadership 

  • Module Leader: International Criminal Law and Security (LL.M), Foundations of English and Cypriot Law (LL.B)
  • Modules Taught: Legal Systems (LL.B)

Selective Publications