Faculty Profile

Ms. Mrinalini Banerjee
Ph.D.(Pursuing), LL.M., B.A. L.L.B
Assistant Professor (Research) - Under the Project of GSBTM


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Teaching / Research Experience

Teaching Experience

  • July, 2019- July, 2020: Asst. Professor at Chettinad Academy of Research and Education (Including Post Graduate and Under-graduate courses)
  • Aug, 2017- June, 2019: Asst. Professor at G D Goenka University (including Post Graduate and Under-graduate courses)

Research Experience

  • Aug, 2020 – Present: Asst. Professor (Research) at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar 
Area of Research/Interest
Areas of General Interest
  • International Human Rights Law
  • Public International Law
  • Refugee Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Print Journal: Establishment of Uniform Civil Code In A Democracy To Uphold Human Rights, Human Rights Law, Fiat Justitia (UGC Approved), January, 2019, ISSN 2320-2696
  • Print Journal: Development In The UN Human Rights System Over 70 Years, International Human Rights Law, Asian Journal of Advance Studies (UGC Approved) Impact Factor 2.597, Vol.1V.NO.1, January-March, 2018, ISSN 2395-4965
  • Print Journal: Plastic A Man-Made Curse On Animals, Environmental Law, International Journal of Scientific Research In Science, Engineering And Technology, (UGC Approved) Impact Factor 4.916, April 2018, ISSN 2396-1990
  • Print Journal: Role Of Judiciary In Filling The Legislative Vacuum Through Judicial Activism: An Indian Perspectives, Constitutional Law And Human Rights, Law Commission of India, November 2017, Special Edition
  • Print Journal: The Legal, Jurisprudential And Constitutional Foundation of Hunger Strike, Constitutional Law And Human Rights, International Journal of Commerce And Social Science, (UGC Approved), Vol 7.No.2 July-December 2017, ISSN 2231-5888
  • Print Book Publication: Chapter 15: Principles Governing Environmental Law  in Book: Biodiversity, Taxonomy and Conservation, Environmental Law, Book: Biodiversity, Taxonomy and Conservation, (UGC Sponsored), 2018, ISBN 978-93-83583-24-9
  • Print Journal: Absence of Legal Framework for Protection of Environmental Refugees: Implications for the Future, Environmental Law, Journal of Department of Legal Studies [JDLS], Chennai Unde, 2020, Upcoming
  • Print Journal: New Reproductive Technologies: A New Family At The Cost Of A Woman’s Socio-Legal Rights., Human Rights, Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) Medical Law Book Publication, 2020, Upcoming
Conference / Seminar / Workshop
Paper Presentation 
  • Selected to Present a paper titled, Environmental Refugees: Status, Legal Impasse & the State in the Sundarban Delta at The IUCN Academy Annual Colloquium, 2019 in Malaysia.
  • Lead Presenter of a paper titled, The real victims of Cyclone Fani: Status, Legal Impasse & Atrocities faced due to castism by minorities in Odisha in the face of Humanitarian Crisis reflects lack of justice education at the 10th GAJE Worldwide Conference at Bandung, Indonesia.
  • Registered to participate in Cambridge University Arbitration Day along with ICC YAP Practitioners event (Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge, March, 2017). 
  • ‘Non-Conventional Trademarks: Analyzing the Nascent Growth of Trademark Registration’ in Colloquium Opus, National Conference on Intellectual Property Rights (National Law University Odisha, Cuttack, 2014).
  • “A World Free From The Shackles Of War- The Triumph of Human Rights” in Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Patiala.  
  • “Rights Without Frontiers - Empower the women and the Girl Child” in The Centre for Canadian Studies, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, 2015. 
  • “Underground water Contamination- A Persistent Environmental Challenge” in Shri Moti Lal Ji Pagariya Memorial 3rd Global Seminar On Green Law, Environment and The Climate Change, 2015. 
  • Participated in a week long a week long Faculty Development Program on European Union Law from 30th October-3rd November, 2017 by Prof. (Dr.) Krystian Antoni Complak, Prof. of Constitutional Law, University of Wroclaw, Poland.
  • Participated in a week long a week long Faculty Development Program on International Commercial Arbitration from 11th – 15th Sep, 2017 by Prof. Mohan Peiris.
  • Participated in a week long a week long Faculty Development Program on Outcome Based Education from 8th Jan till 11th Jan, 2018.
Capacity Building Training Programmes


Training/Workshop Programmes

  • Received Grant to attend the Training-of-Trainers (TOT) workshop on practical aspects for implementing justice education, including clinical teaching methods (9-10 December 2019).
  • Selected by Asian Development Bank, Train the Trainers Program in association with IUCN at Colombo.
  • Participated in the 01st Seminar (7 days) on Transnational Law in Transitional Justice at King’s College London.
  • Participated in the 2nd KCIA International Arbitration Workshop and International Mock Trial, conducted by Prof. Martin Hunter and Prof. Jan Paulsson. 
  • Participated in the training program on International Humanitarian Law conducted by ICRC. 

Faculty Development Programmes

  • 7-day National Level Online Faculty Development Programme in Public Law by Karnataka State Law University 03.08.2020 till 09.08.2020.

Short-Term Courses

  • Selected by Hague Academy of International Law for Private International Law Summer Course. 
  • Selected by SOAS, London for an Academic course in NGOs and Social Movements: The Politics of Protest and Change

Certificate Courses

  • Successfully completed the 14th Summer Course on International Law conducted by Indian Society of International Law (ISIL) with an A+ grade. 
  • Successfully completed a course on Public Policy conducted by Center for Civil Society (fully sponsored).
  • Successfully completed a course on GACC (General Arbitration Certificate Course) conducted by KCIA.
Honours / Awards
  • Goodenough Common Wealth Scholarship (2016-17) –full scholarship by the Trust award of 10,000 Pounds.
  • Secured a Research position at the Hague Academy of International Law, Centre for Studies and Research: studies-and-research-online/ for a year from September 1st, 2020 and June 1st, 2021, on the topic of Epidemics and International Law. No registration fees are to be paid and all the costs are being borne by the Academy.
  • Secured a full scholarship of 510 USD to present my research article titled, 'Environmental Refugees: Status, Legal Impasse & the State in the Sundarban Delta' at the The IUCN Academy Annual Colloquium, 2019 in Malaysia
  • Secured Global Justice for Justice Education (GAJE, 2019) scholarship to present a research article Titled, ‘Failure of the State responsibilities to rehabilitate the victims of Cyclone in Odisha and West Bengal’ and participate in the Train the Trainers Workshop at Bandung in Indonesia.
  • Secured a full sponsorship from Asian Development Bank to attend the Train the Trainers Program for Environmental Law Teachers at Colombo.
Visiting Faculty/Guest Lectures/Keynote Address
  • Delivered lecture in Daffodils International University, Dhaka in their Summer School in Human Rights, 2018.
Other Accomplishments

Technical Session Chaired/Co-Chaired

  • Co-Chaired a session on International Seminar on Protection of Women and Children Rights dated 12.01.2019.
  • Co-Chaired a session on 2ndWorld Conference on Human Rights dated 16.12.2018.
  • Co-Chaired a session on 3rd National Conference On Human Rights and Gender Justice dated 23.06.2018.
Personal / Family Details
  • Mr. Ashish Kumar Banerjee, Former Sr. Vice President 
  • Ms. Mousumi Banerjee, Former Assistant Teacher
  • Mr. Anomitra Banerjee, Investment Consultant
  • Mr. Abinash Barik, International Legal Case Counsel