André Nollkaemper is Dean and Professor of Public International Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Amsterdam. He is also external Legal Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, President of the European Society of International Law and Member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences.
In 1999, he established the Amsterdam Center for International Law (ACIL), which has become a centre of excellence at the University of Amsterdam and ranks amongst the top institutions for international law in the Netherlands.
His practical experience includes cases before the European Court on Human Rights, the Special Court for Sierra Leone, the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, courts of the Netherlands and consultancy for a variety of international and national organisations. From 1998 to 2010 he was of-counsel at Bohler, attorneys in Amsterdam
André Nollkaemper directs several research projects in international law. He has published in a wide variety of areas of international law. His main current research activies lie in the sphere of international responsibility and the interfaces between international and national law.
As to the former, since 2010, he directs the project on 'Shared Responsibility in International Law' (SHARES), sponsored under an Advanced Investigator Grant by the European Research Council.
As to the latter, he is Editor in chief of the Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts and author of a large number of publications on the relationship between international and national law. He also directs the research project 'Internationalisation of Rule of Law - Changing Contexts and New Challenges', sponsored by HiiL and is Chair of the ECRP funded project 'International Law through the National Prism: the Impact of Judicial Dialogue'.
André Nollkaemper has published widely on many different aspects of international law. Key publications include:
Currently taught courses include , International Responsibility, The International Rule of Law, and Principles and Foundations of International Law.
André Nollkamper also directs the Amsterdam International Law Clinic and is Programme Director of the Research Masters The International Rule of Law.