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Bohdan Winiarski Scholarships in International Law 2016

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

The Lauterpacht Centre for International Law is pleased to announce the opening of a competition for two scholarships, funded by the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in London. The scholarships have been named after the Polish Judge and international lawyer, Bohdan Winiarski. The scholarships are primarily aimed at younger Polish scholars in the early years of their career and are intended to cover a research visit at the Lauterpacht Centre in 2016.


Editorial Assistant required (freelance contract): International Law Reports

Thursday, 25 June 2015

The International Law Reports (ILR) co-editors are looking for a freelance editorial assistant to help with the preparation of new content to be published in this flagship series.

Customary International Humanitarian Law Database Wins First-ever Jus Gentium Award

Friday, 5 June 2015

The Customary International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Database has received the American Society of International Law (ASIL)'s International Legal Research Interest Group (ILRIG)'s Jus Gentium Research Award. The award recognises the database's contribution to providing access to legal resources in international law.

Job opportunity: British Red Cross Research Fellow – International Humanitarian Law

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

The British Red Cross invites applications for the post of British Red Cross Research Fellow – International Humanitarian Law based at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law.

The British Red Cross works to disseminate knowledge of and to encourage respect for international humanitarian law (IHL).

Professor J. E. Vinuales co-authors a new textbook on International Environmental Law

Thursday, 23 April 2015

International Environmental Law, by Pierre-Marie Dupuy and Jorge E. Vinuales, published by Cambridge University Press

This textbook provides a concise, conceptually clear and legally rigorous introduction to contemporary international environmental law and practice.

Job Opportunity: Publications and Administrative Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Applications are currently being invited for the post of Publications and Administrative Assistant at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, Faculty of Law. The position is part time, 22 hours per week.

The role is formed of two main functions. The major part of the role involves managing the Centre's external communications, website, producing publicity material and providing support for lectures and other events.

Job Opportunity: Legal Tools for Peace-Making

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Applications are currently being invited for the post of Research Associate (Fixed Term) in the Faculty of Law, based at the Lauterpacht Centre, to work on a research project entitled Legal Tools for Peace-Making funded by the ESRC, under the guidance of Professor Marc Weller, Director of the Lauterpacht Centre and in collaboration with the other team m

"Interpretation in International Law" published by Oxford University Press

Friday, 27 February 2015

Oxford University Press has published Interpretation in International Law, edited by Daniel Peat, Matthew Windsor, and Andrea Bianchi (The Graduate Institute, Geneva).

Other contributors to the volume from the University of Cambridge Faculty of Law include Philip