Jeffrey L. Dunoff is Charles Klein Professor of Law & Government and Director, Institute for International Law & Public Policy at Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
He received his B.A. from Haverford College, J.D. from NYU School of Law, and LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center. Following law school, Professor Dunoff clerked for two years for a federal judge. He then practiced law in Washington, D.C., where he specialized in the representation of developing country governments in international litigations, arbitrations and transactions. Professor Dunoff left practice to accept a Ford Foundation Fellowship in Public International Law at Georgetown, and joined the Temple faculty in 1993. At Temple, his scholarship has focused on public international law and international trade law.
He is coauthor (with Steven Ratner and David Wippman) of a leading casebook, INTERNATIONAL LAW: ACTORS, NORMS, ROCESS (Aspen), and his writings have appeared in the American Journal of International Law, European Journal of International Law, Journal of International Economic Law and other publications. In 2005, he was a Visiting Fellow at the Lauterpacht Research Centre for International Law at Cambridge University.
During the 2007-08 academic year, Professor Dunoff will serve as a LAPA Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University and work on a book entitled RULING THE WORLD? CONSTITUTIONALISM, INTERNATIONAL LAW, AND GLOBAL GOVERNANCE.
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