International Law

This research cluster considers all aspects of public international law.

International Law word cloudThe members of the cluster have a lively engagement with various contemporary concerns within the field of public international law. These include, but are not limited to, the intersection of national and international legal orders, the principle of non-intervention in the context of African states, international investment law, the relationship between the Security Council and the International Criminal Court, LGBT rights, international commercial arbitration.

Members

Prof Katja Ziegler (cluster leader)

Dr Onder Bakircioglu

Dr Ed Bates

Dr Rossana Deplano

Mr Alan Desmond

Dr Loveday Hodson

Dr Vidya Kumar

Dr Troy Lavers

Dr Eki Omorogbe

Prof Bernard Ryan

Dr Paolo Vargiu

Cristina Saenz Perez (research student)

 

PhD/Mphil research topics in international law

News and Events

Crimes against humanity in the EU’s migration policy: facing the inconceivable, 29 January 2020

Crimes against humanity in the EU’s migration policy: facing the inconceivable, 29 January 2020

Posted by csp12 at Jan 02, 2020 10:55 PM |

Dr Juan Branco (Lawyer) will provide an overview of the case against the EU for crimes against humanity

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When blockchain meets arbitration: the birth of decentralized justice (Friday, 31 January 2019)

When blockchain meets arbitration: the birth of decentralized justice (Friday, 31 January 2019)

Posted by csp12 at Dec 12, 2019 11:48 AM |

A panel of distinguished speakers will discuss the interplay between the blockchain and the law

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Applications open! Midlands4Cities PhD funding for UK/EU applicants

Applications open! Midlands4Cities PhD funding for UK/EU applicants

Posted by csp12 at Nov 17, 2019 11:07 PM |

We are accepting applications in the areas of European, international and human rights law.

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Citizenship Stripping in the UK: A Short Introduction (Pending reschedule)

Citizenship Stripping in the UK: A Short Introduction (Pending reschedule)

Posted by csp12 at Nov 07, 2019 08:50 PM |

Prof Matthew J Gibney (University of Oxford) will analyse the legal framework of citizenship stripping in the UK.

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I Vow to Thee, my Country: International Law and The Chagos Islanders' Quest for Justice

I Vow to Thee, my Country: International Law and The Chagos Islanders' Quest for Justice

Posted by csp12 at Nov 01, 2019 05:45 PM |

Dr Loveday Hodson will analyse the ICJ's Advisory Opinion on the Chagos Island on Wednesday, 20 November 2019.

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