FORA.tv Speaker - Anne Orford

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Biography

Anne Orford is the holder of the Michael D. Kirby Chair of International Law and an Australian Research Council Future Fellow at Melbourne Law School. She researches in the fields of international law, international legal theory, international legal history, international law and development, international economic law, and international law and security. She was the Foundation Director of the Institute for International Law and the Humanities at Melbourne Law School from 2005 to 2012. Her major publications include International Authority and the Responsibility to Protect (CUP, 2011) , the edited collection International Law and its Others (CUP, 2006) and Reading Humanitarian Intervention: Human Rights and the Use of Force in International Law (CUP, 2003). She was awarded a research-only Australian Professorial Fellowship by the Australian Resarch Council to undertake a project on Cosmopolitanism and the Future of International Law from 2007 to 2011, and has been awarded a research-only Future Fellowship by the Australian Research Council to undertake a project entitled From Famine to Food Security: The Role of International Law from 2012 to 2015. Orford has been the Torgny Segerstedt Visiting Professor at the University of Gothenburg (2011-12), a Visiting Professor at Lund University (2011, 2007, 2005), a core faculty member of the IGLP Workshop on Global Law and Policy at Harvard Law School (2011), a Senior Emile Noel Research Fellow at New York University (2003), and has lectured in the Cornell Law and Humanities Colloquium (2008), the NYU Institute for International Law and Justice Colloquium (2005), the Helsinki Summer Seminar on International Law (2012, 2004), and the Academy of European Law (1998). She will be awarded an honorary doctorate from Lund University in May 2012.

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Military Intervention and the International Law of Peace

03.29.12 | 01:29:33 min | 0 comments