Harsh Mahaseth is a Lecturer at Jindal Global Law School, and a Senior Research Analyst at the Nehginpao Kipgen Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Jindal School of International Affairs, O.P. Jindal Global University. He is also a part of the Faculty Board for JGLS Pro Bono Publicus and a Faculty Advisor for the Jindal Society of International Law.
Harsh completed his Master of Laws (Asian Legal Studies) from the National University of Singapore and his B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) from NALSAR University of Law, India. He also has a Diploma in International Affairs and Diplomacy from the Indian Institute of Governance & Leadership. His scholarly work is focused on Asia, with a specialization in South Asia and Southeast Asia.
Harsh has published 30 international peer-reviewed academic journal articles in journals such as the Max Planck Encyclopedia of Comparative Constitutional Law, Oxford University Press, the Asian Journal of International Law, Contemporary South Asia, Asia Pacific Media Educator, International and Comparative Law Review, the Asian Journal of Legal Education, the Sri Lanka Journal of International Law, the Thailand Journal of International Law, the International Energy Law Review, the Stockholm Intellectual Property Law Review, and Economic & Political Weekly.
He also has over 85 publications in various leading international newspapers, magazines, and academic blogs. These included, among others the Diplomat, the Manila Times, the Jakarta Post, Opinio Juris, Hindustan Times, Kathmandu Tribune, Cambridge International Law Journal Online, Oxford Human Rights Hub, the Statesman, the Columbia Rights View Blog, LSE South Asia blog, Groningen Journal of International Law Blog, Berkeley Journal of International Law Blog, International Policy Digest, South Asia Monitor, Malaysian Insight, Modern Diplomacy, Völkerrechtsblog, the Huffington Post, and the Kluwer Trademark Blog.
His research experience earned him the Research Publication Award from O.P. Jindal Global University in the first year of his academic career, the Best Research Scholar Award, the Indian Law Conclave Elite List 2020 (Under 25 years Category), the Emerging Scholar Award, and the Best Law Student Award.
His research interests include Public International Law, Asian Studies and International Relations, Human Rights, Environmental Law, and Comparative Research.