Jan Martin Lemnitzer

About/Bio

Dr. Jan Martin Lemnitzer is Assistant Professor at the Center for War Studies, University of Southern Denmark, and remains affiliated to the Changing Character of War Programme at Oxford University where he was formerly Director of Studies. He holds a PhD in international history from the London School of Economics and is a member of the ESIL interest group History of International Law.

Recently Published

International Commissions of Inquiry as a Template for a MH17 Tribunal? A Reply to Larissa van den Herik

My article published in the last EJIL issue was originally inspired by research on early war crimes trials, and the North Sea Incident Commission stood out as a highly unorthodox and unusually early foray into what we would call international criminal law. I am delighted that Larissa van den Herik’s response has recognized the significance of…

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