Current News

Understanding the New Paris Agreement on Climate Change: video now online

Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Video and audio recordings from last week's guest lecture Understanding the New Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Prospects for "Climate Justice" and Sustainable Development are now available online.

The Lauterpacht Centre is now on Twitter!

Monday, 8 February 2016

The Lauterpacht Centre for International Law is now on Twitter! Please follow us at @Lauterpacht_Ctr for information and updates about our work.

Brandon Research Fellowship in International Law 2016

Monday, 1 February 2016

The Lauterpacht Centre for International Law is pleased to invite applications for the 2016 Brandon Research Fellowship, which continues to be funded by a generous gift, made in 2009, by Mr Michael Brandon (1923-2012).

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

Friday, 8 January 2016


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). We co-operate closely with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in these areas.

Bohdan Winiarski Scholarships 2016

Thursday, 15 October 2015

The Selection Committee for the Bohdan Winiarski Scholarships is pleased to announce that the selection process for the 2016 scholarships has been completed.

The successful candidates are: Dr Lukasz Gruszczynski from the Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, and Ms Roza Karlikowska from the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Job Opportunity: Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Applications are currently being invited for the post of Research Assistant/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 members.

Call for Applications: Workshop on Empirical International Law

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Early career scholars in international law and neighbouring disciplines are invited to apply for a place in a British Academy-funded workshop on Empirical International Law. This project brings together young scholars and established researchers who share a common interest in studying international law using qualitative and quantitative methods. The aim of the workshop is to mentor young academics based at UK institutions and to develop ideas for new empirical research projects.

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.

BOHDAN WINIARSKI SCHOLARSHIPS 2016