Dr Tibisay Morgandi

Lecturer in International Energy & Natural Resources Law

School of Law, Queen Mary University of London

Email address: t.morgandi (at) qmul.ac.uk


Dr Morgandi is a Lecturer in International Energy and Natural Resources Law at the School of Law, Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

She is a public international lawyer and teaches and publishes in the areas of international energy and climate change law, international economic law, international arbitration, territorial and maritime delimitation and human rights. She holds a PhD and a Master in International Law from the Graduate Institute in Geneva (2017; 2011), an LLM from Harvard (2014), and a Laurea Magistrale in Giurisprudenza from the Università Cattolica in Milan (2009). Tibisay was admitted to the Bar in Italy in 2014. Her native languages are Italian and Spanish, and she is fluent in English and French.

Before joining QMUL, Dr Morgandi held a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Cambridge (she was based at C-EENRG, where she is still a Fellow). During her fellowship, she published an original database of bilateral state energy agreements as part of a project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation, the Philomathia Foundation and the University of Cambridge. At Cambridge, Tibisay also lectured in international environmental law in the MPhil in the Department of Land Economy and taught international law at Trinity Hall. Prior to this, Tibisay worked as an associate in the Public International Law Practice and in the International Arbitration Group at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in Paris. She has consulted for the European Commission as well as Chatham House, Client Earth, and the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD).

For further information on her research and a list of her key publications see her institutional profile.