Dr Ka Lok Yip is Assistant Professor at the College of Law, Hamad Bin Khalifa University in Doha. Dr Yip's academic research straddles international law, social theory and empirical studies in armed conflict and post-conflict settings.
Dr Yip earned an interdisciplinary PhD in international law and international relations from the Geneva-based Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. She received also a Bachelor of Civil Law degree from the University of Oxford and a Bachelor of Laws degree from King's College London. Besides academia, Dr Yip is an experienced international lawyer who has practised in Hong Kong, London, Dubai and Beijing.