Feb 2012 - October 2019
Lecturer, Addis Ababa University, Center for Human Rights, Ethiopia
June 2018 - August 2019
Deputy Head of Secretariat for Law and Justice Affairs Advisory Council at the FDRE Attorney General
Member and Secretary of the Civil Society Law as well as the Law Making Process and Administrative Justice working groups which drafted the new Civil Society Organizations Proclamation and the Administrative Procedure Proclamations respectively.
August 2018 - December 2018
Consultant, U4. Anti-Corruption Resource Centre
January 2017 - August 2017
Short term Consultant, FCG SIPU International AB
February 2017 - June 2017
Consultant, UNICEF (National Assessment on the System of Child Justice for Children in Ethiopia, responsible for data collection and writing of reports for Oromia and Gambella National Regional States)
May 2016 - June 2017, and October 2018 - June 2019
Consultant, World Bank Group (Ethiopian Regulatory Policy and Delivery Review)
September 2007 - February 2012
Lecturer, St. Mary’s University College, Faculty of Law
Courses taught include, Federalism, Administrative Law, Extra Contractual Liability
September 2007 - January 2008
Research Assistant, Addis Ababa University
(Data collection and writing a periodic country assessment report on good governance)
Master of Laws (LLM)
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA, (May 7, 2011)
Academic Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa Ethiopia, Ethiopia, (August 23, 2007)
Short Term Trainings
- Advanced Human Rights Course on Indigenous Peoples Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa, September, 2013.
- Summer Course in Constitution Building in Africa, Central European University, 30 June to 11 July 2014, Budapest Hungary.
- Postgraduate Diploma in Federalism, Decentralization and Conflict Resolution, University of Fribourg, 19 August to 6 September, 2013, Fribourg Switzerland.
Amharic (Native), Afan Oromo (fluent), English (Fluent), Arabic (Fluent)