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Professor Roza Pati, His Excellency Judge Fausto Pocar, Professor Siegfried Wiessner

Faculty & Administration

Professor Dr. iur. Siegfried Wiessner, Professor of Law, Director, LL.M./ J.S.D. Program in Intercultural Human Rights, St. Thomas University School of Law; Chair, International Law Association Committee on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (2008-2012)

Professor Dr. iur. Roza Pati, Professor of Law; Executive Director, LL.M./ J.S.D. Program in Intercultural Human Rights; Director, Human Trafficking Academy, St. Thomas University School of Law. Former Member of Parliament and Cabinet Member—Secretary of State for Youth and Women, in the government of Albania. Member of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, The Vatican

Professor W. Michael Reisman, Ph.D., Myres S. McDougal Professor of International Law, Yale Law School, former President, Inter-American Human Rights Commission

Professor Guy S. Goodwin-Gill, D.Phil. (Oxon.), Professor of International Refugee Law (1998-2014) and Emeritus Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford University, U.K.

His Excellency Judge Dr. Fausto Pocar, Professor of International Law Emeritus, University of Milan, Italy; Member, Appeals Chamber, International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (since 2000); President of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) (2005-2008); and former Chairman, United Nations Human Rights Committee (1984-2000)

Professor Carlos Manuel Vázquez, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC; Member, United Nations Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

Professor Francesco Francioni, Professor Emeritus and Co-Director, Academy of European Law, European University Institute, Florence, Italy; former President, UNESCO World Heritage Committee

Professor Dr. iur. Eckart Klein, Professor Emeritus of Public Law, International Law and European Law, University of Potsdam, Germany; Member, United Nations Human Rights Committee (1995-2002)

Professor Nora V. Demleitner, Dean & Roy Steinhauser Professor of Law, Washington & Lee University School of Law

Professor Tiyanjana Maluwa, Ph.D. (Cantab.), H. Laddie Montague Chair in Law & Associate Dean for International Affairs, Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law; former  Legal Counsel, OAU (now African Union) and former Legal Adviser to the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Dr. iur. Toni Pfanner, former Chief Legal Advisor for the International Committee of the Red Cross; now ICRC Representative in Singapore

Professor Federico Lenzerini, University of Siena Faculty of Law, Italy; Rapporteur, International Law Association Committee on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (2008-2012)

Professor José Miguel Vivanco, Director of the Americas Division of Human Rights Watch, New York City

Professor Viviana Krsticevic, Executive Director of the Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL), Washington, DC

Professor Alfred R. Light, Ph.D., Professor of Law, St. Thomas University School of Law

Professor Gordon Butler, Professor of Law, St. Thomas University School of Law

Professor Dr. Keith D. Nunes, former Program Coordinator, M.A. in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Nathan Weiss Graduate College at Kean University

Professor Dr. iur. Kalliopi Koufa, Professor Emeritus of International Law and International Organization, Director Institute of International Public Law and International Relations, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece; former Member and Special Rapporteur on "Terrorism and Human Rights," United Nations Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights

Professor Pierre-Michel Fontaine, Ph.D., former Chief of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo; former Principal Officer, International Protection, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; former Programmer Manager, Peace and Security, United Nations Staff College

Professor Dr. iur. Herbert Petzold, Professor of Public International Law, Saarbrücken University; former Registrar, European Court of Human Rights

Professor Dr. iur. Erica-Irene Daes, Professor of Law Emeritus at the University of Athens, Greece; former Member, United Nations Subcommission for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights and Chairperson, United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Populations (1984-2000)

Professor David J. Padilla, J.D., M.A., LL.M, M.P.A., Visiting Professor, University of Pretoria, Assistant Executive Secretary, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (1980-2001)

Professor Daniel Wilkinson, Managing Director of the Americas Division of Human Rights Watch, New York City

Professor Nicholas Rostow, Distinguished Research Professor & Director, Center for Strategic Research Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University

Professor Christof Heyns, Director of the Center for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Professor Alfredo García, Dean and Professor of Law, St. Thomas University School of Law

Professor Dr. iur. Martin Nettesheim, Professor of Public Law, European Law and International Law, University of Tübingen, Germany

Professor Dr. iur. Martin Scheinin, Professor of Constitutional and International Law and Director, Institute for Human Rights, Abo Akademi University, Turku Finland; former Member, United Nations Human Rights Committee

Professor Domingo Acevedo, J.D. (Buenos Aires); M.C.L. (Georgetown University Law Center); Ph.D. (University of Cambridge, England). Principal Legal Advisor, General Secretariat of the Organization of American States and Adjunct Professor of Law, Washington College of Law, The American University

Professor Frans Viljoen, Professor of Law, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Dr. Jonathan Cohen, Director, Hebrew Union College - University of Cincinnati Center for the Study of Ethics and Contemporary Moral Problems

Professor Julie Ann Fishel, Director, Land Recognition Program Western Shoshone Defense Project, Crescent Valley, Nevada