Dennis Ndambo is an LL.D candidate at the Faculty of Law of the University of Pretoria. His doctoral thesis is titled “The Use of International Human Rights Law by Superior National Courts: A Comparative Study of Kenya and South Africa.” Prof. Erika de Wet and Prof. Magnus Killander are his supervisors.
Dennis graduated with an LL.B from the University of Nairobi in 2005. He passed the Bar Exam at the Kenya School of Law in December 2006 and was admitted to the Bar as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya in December 2007. He graduated from the University of Warwick in 2010 with a Distinction in International Development Law and Human Rights (LL.M), and his dissertation was published in the first edition of the Warwick Student Law Review.
Dennis is currently a full-time lecturer at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa as well as a part-time lecturer at the Kenyatta University. His main teaching and research interests are in International Law subjects, particularly Public International Law, International Human Rights Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Criminal Law, and International Environmental Law. In addition, he has taught Legal Systems & Methods, Social Foundations of Law, and Trust & Trust Accounts.