Oksana Syroyd is a graduate of Ottawa University, where she got LL.M. (Master of Law). She got a Master’s Degree in Law from Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University (2002) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (1997).
Oksana began her professional activity in 1994 as an assistant to Mykhailo Horyn, head of the Ukrainian Republican Party, later working as a deputy assistant to Igor Yukhnovsky, an expert of the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and other international projects.
From 2004 to 2012, Oksana worked as a national project manager in Ukraine on the Rule of Law of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe.
From 2012 to 2014, Oksana was a director of the Ukrainian Charitable Foundation “Ukrainian Legal Foundation”.
The fields of interest of Mrs. Syoid are security and defence, justice, law enforcement, local self-government, and public service. Oksana is a member of the Constitutional Commission.
Oksana Syroid is a co-author of textbooks on administrative justice and legal analysis and standard design. Since 2007 she teaches at the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. Also, she taught at the MBA program in Public Administration at MIM-Kyiv and the Master’s Program in Public Policy and Governance of the Kyiv School of Economics.