Prof. Yash Ghai

Emeritus Professor

Barrister, Middle Temple 1962, DCL (Oxon) 1992


Formerly lecturer 1963-66, senior lecturer 1966-69, Professor and Dean 1969-70 Dar-es-Salaam; senior fellow and lecturer Yale 1971-73; Professor Warwick 1974-89. Professor of Law (Sir Y K Pao Chair in Public Law) 1989

Article “Care to write a constitution for Iraq?” by Professor Yash Ghai

(1) During 2000-2002, Professor Ghai was on leave from the University in order to chair the Constitution of Kenya Review Commission (see their website:

(2) In 2001 Professor Ghai was awarded the Distinguished Researcher Award by the University.