HRRC's Network of Human Rights Researchers

To build a community that unites efforts for human rights protection and advocacy we established the Network of Human Rights Researchers. Meet the members of the Network.

Misha Tadevosyan

Educational researcher

I am a PHD student in Social Education at ASPU ( Armenian State Pedagogical University) and Social Education Lecturer at Ministry of Justice of Armenia.

I am also a member of Erasmus + National Team of Higher Education Reform Experts (HEREs).

The scope of my research includes accessibility and availability of education, academic integrity and freedom, competence and research based teaching and learning, external and internal quality assurance systems.


Eva Asribabayan

Clinical psychologist and psychotherapist

I am a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist, certified Balint groups trainer. Co-founder and Executive director of Armenian Psycho-oncology Association. As a part of the team of YSU Center of Applied Psychology in 2016 I developed academic module on “Palliative psychology”, which is now included in the curriculum of YSU Master’s program on Clinical Psychology. As a guest speaker I has been invited to numerous scientific forums in Central and Eastern Europe. 

Sofia Manukyan

My research interest covers the field of business and human rights. I am specifically interested in labor rights and environmental issues. I received my first master’s degree in European Studies from the Yerevan State University of Languages and Social Sciences, and the second MA degree in Human Rights from the University of Essex.


Hayk Smbatyan

Sociologist and Independent researcher


I am an independent researcher with MA and BA degrees in sociology and research methodology. Currently I do my PhD at Yerevan State University. I  also accomplished "Peace Research" professional program at the University of Oslo. My main research interests include studies of conflict and peace, human rights, disability rights, youth issues and media. I am also actively involved in non-formal educational activities in the fields of conflict transformation and peace education.


Anna Pambukhchyan

I am a media consultant and researcher with a focus on foreign policy and democratization issues. I have MA degree in European Interdisciplinary Studies from College of Europe in Natolin and MA degree in International relations and European Studies from Central European University. As a consultant I cooperate with the European Institute of Peace, European Endowment for Democracy (EED) and International Crisis Group.