Carsten Stahn

About/Bio

Carsten Stahn is Professor of International Criminal Law and Global Justice at Leiden University and Programme Director of the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies (The Hague). He has previously worked as Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law (2000-2003) and as Legal Officer in Chambers of the International Criminal Court (2003-2007). He has been Visiting Professor at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. He has published numerous essays and edited collections in the field. Recent works include The Law and Practice of the International Criminal Court (OUP, 2015), Contested Justice (CUP, 2015) and Jus Post Bellum: Mapping the Normative Foundations (OUP, 2014). He is General Editor of the Leiden Journal of International Law and Correspondent of the Netherlands International Law Review.

Recently Published

Syria and the Semantics of Intervention, Aggression and Punishment

Carsten Stahn is Professor of International Criminal Law and Global Justice and Programme Director, Grotius Centre of International Legal Studies, University of Leiden As I have tried to argue in a draft paper to be published in  the Journal of International Criminal Justice (Vol. 11, Issue 5) one of the most striking…

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