Ioanna Hadjiyianni is a Lecturer in Public Law at the University of Cyprus. Before joining UCY in January 2019, she was a Max Weber Postdoctoral Fellow at the European University Institute. She received her PhD from the Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London in 2017. Her thesis was published as a monograph with Hart Publishing in 2019, titled The EU as a Global Regulator for Environmental Protection: A Legitimacy Perspective. Prior to joining King’s, she was a Schuman trainee at the Committee on Petitions at the European Parliament. Ioanna holds an LLM in Environmental Law and Policy from University College London and an LLB in English and European Law from Queen Mary University of London. Her latest publications include ‘Multi-Level Governance in Action: Access to Justice in National Courts in Light of the Aarhus Convention and its Incorporation in the EU Legal Order’ (2020) 26(2) European Public Law, ‘The European Union as a Global Regulatory Power’ (2020) 40(4) Oxford Journal of Legal Studies.