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Professor Nina Jorgensen

Professor Nina Jorgensen

 LLB (Hons) (Bristol), D.Phil. (Oxon), Barrister
Professor of Public International Law

Research interests

  • Public International Law
  • International Criminal Law and Procedure
  • International Human Rights Law

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Nina H. B. Jørgensen is Professor of Public International Law within the School of Law at the University of Southampton.

She is also a Judge at the Kosovo Specialist Chambers in The Hague.

Since resuming her academic career in 2010, Nina has advised the United Nations and non-governmental organisations on matters relating to international criminal justice in specific country contexts, and has provided voluntary legal assistance to refugees and asylum seekers in Greece.

She is the author of The Responsibility of States for International Crimes (Oxford University Press, 2000), Companion to the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (Edward Elgar, 2018), the edited collection, The International Criminal Responsibility of War’s Funders and Profiteers (Cambridge University Press, 2020), and articles in journals such as the American Journal of International Law, International and Comparative Law Quarterly, Leiden Journal of International Law, Chinese Journal of International Law and Journal of International Criminal Justice.

She previously held the roles of Deputy Head of School (Research) (2019-21) and Director of Internationalisation (2019) in Southampton Law School.