Ammar Bajboj is a visiting research fellow in the department of war studies at King’s College. Ammar graduated from the Faculty of Law at Damascus University 2003, and has continued his studies in Egypt, where he obtained a master’s degree in public law in 2006, then obtained a PhD in law from Cairo University in 2011, thesis entitled “International Cooperation to Combat Terrorism Crimes”. Until 2014, Ammar worked as a lecturer at the faculty of law of Damascus University, and the Syrian Virtual University.  He was also a lawyer in the Syrian Bar Association. As a result of the worsening violence because of the war in Syria, Ammar has moved to London. He currently works at a human rights and refugee organisation and is interested in furthering his research on international criminal law, terrorism and international responses to war crimes in Syria.


  • An article titled: ‘Prosecution the war criminals of Syria‘ Published By Beyond Borders Magazin, London College of communication,  on Mar 9, 2017.
  • Research titled Referral to the International Criminal Court, published in a Scientific Journal of the Arab Academy in Denmark, No. 20. p 99 -129.  March .2017.(in Arabic).
  • A blog titled: ‘In the midst of political bargaining, migrants are the biggest losers’. Published by Middle East Centre of LSE, London   2016.
  • Working paper on international efforts to combat money-laundering crimes, submitted to the scientific seminar on anti-money laundering crimes. Organised by London Centre for Studies and Research, London, 13th-14th July 2014(in Arabic).
  • Research titled: Criminal Investigation by video conference technology, published by the Journal of the University of Damascus “Economic and legal sciences”, Fourth Issue of 2013( in Arabic).
  • Research titled:  Implementation of foreign criminal judgments, comparative research, published at Journal of the Syrian Bar Association, No. 14 of 2011( in Arabic).
  • PhD thesis titled, International cooperation in combating terrorism crimes, Cairo University, 2011. ( In Arabic).