Meet our J.S.D. Students and Candidates

Olivier Barsalou

Olivier is a J.S.D. student from Canada. He studied law at the Faculty of Political Science and Law of the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) where he earned a B.A. (2005) in International Law and International Relations and an LL.M. (2007) in International Law. In 2008, he graduated from NYU School of Law with an LL.M. in International Legal Studies. He is interested in the areas of history, philosophy, and theory of international law. His J.S.D. research project will explore how international law responded and shaped the process of decolonization in the post-1945 world.