A Doctoral Candidate in political science at the University of Oxford, and a research associate at the Oxford Centre for International Development.
Johanna Odonkor Svanikier (LL.B, LL.M (Lond.), B.L., M.P.A. (Harvard), M.Sc (Oxon)) is also a barrister, university lecturer and legal and development consultant. She holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in law from the London School of Economics, UK, a Masters in Public Administration from Harvard University, U.S.A. and a Masters in Political Science from the University of Oxford, U.K.
She was a Fulbright Scholar at Harvard University. She has been called to the Bar in England and Wales and in Ghana. She is the author of several publications including "Womens' Rights and the Law in Ghana".