Monica Iyer

Duke Law International Human Rights Clinic

Monica Iyer is a human rights and civil rights lawyer currently working as a Senior Lecturing Fellow in the Duke Law International Human Rights Clinic. Her previous work includes serving as a human rights officer with the Migration and Climate Change and the Environment teams at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, and Monica is deeply committed to upholding the rights of all migrants in the United States and around the world.

Monica holds degrees from the University of Chicago, NYU Law School, and the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Milan, Italy. She lives in Durham, North Carolina, with her husband and her beagle, Cooper.