Yohannes is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Law, Monash University in Australia. Prior to joining Monash Law, he was a lecturer in law at School of Law, Bahir Dar University where he was teaching and researching on media law and human rights.
His PhD project investigates on how to balance freedom of expression on the Internet and data privacy under the African setting. Also his scholarship addresses broader issues in freedom of expression on the Internet, and privacy in Africa. Besides, he passionate in researching about civil rights, freedom of expression, the right to health, peoples' right, international human rights law, public international law, and sociology of law.
PhD Candidate (Law), Monash University
Lecturer, Bahir Dar University
Lecturer, Samara University
University of Groningen, MA(Hon) in Leadership
University of Groningen , Master of Laws - LLM in International Human Rights Law
Addis Ababa University , Master of Laws - LLM in Public International Law
Wollo University , Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
The Internet shutdown muzzle(s) freedom of expression in Ethiopia: competing narratives, Journal Information & Communications Technology Law Volume 28, 2019 - Issue 2
Risk Allocation Norms of Civil Construction Contracts in Ethiopia, Mizan Law Review Volume 11 No.2 (2017)