Senior Research Fellow
Adejoké Babington-Ashaye is a Senior Research Fellow at The Soufan Center, focusing on legal and criminal justice responses to terrorism, including in Africa, and with a focus on accountability for sexual and gender-based violence. Adejoké is an expert in international law with expertise on a broad range of strategic, legal, and policy issues in international law and justice, accountability in the context of terrorism, and international criminal investigations. She is an expert trainer who provides technical and capacity building training to national criminal justice stakeholders on the investigation and prosecution of conflict-related sexual violence and crimes committed in the context of terrorism. Adejoké’s work experience includes The World Bank, The International Court of Justice, and The International Criminal Court. She holds a Doctor of International Affairs and a Master of International Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University, as well as an LL.M in Public International Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She is a qualified attorney at law in the State of New York and is the co-editor of International Criminal Investigations: Law and Practice(2018).