Director of the Research, Policy and Higher Education Program (Aegis Trust); Associate Professor (Hon.) University of Rwanda; Research Fellow at INTERVICT/Tilburg University
Dr. Felix Mukwiza Ndahinda is the Director of Research, Policy and Higher Education (RPHE) at the Aegis Trust and an Honorary Associate Professor at the University of Rwanda’s College of Arts and Social Sciences and a Research Fellow at INTERVICT (Tilburg University). He was formerly an Assistant Professor at Tilburg Law School’s International Victimology Institute Tilburg (INTERVICT/ Tilburg University/ the Netherlands) from 2009-2016. He has also worked as an Associate Legal Officer for the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Arusha-Tanzania (2009) and been involved in various projects and consultancies. He holds a PhD from Tilburg University (2009) and an LLM from the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights (Sweden-2006). His academic interests cover indigenous rights/issues, transitional Justice, peacebuilding, identity politics and victimology. He has authored several publications covering these themes, including: Indigenousness in Africa: A Contested Legal Framework for Empowerment of ‘Marginalized’ Communities (Springer/Asser Press, 2011) and The Bemba-Banyamulenge Case before the ICC: From Individual to Collective Criminal Responsibility, International Journal of Transitional Justice 7:3 (2013).