The Faculty

Participants in the Executive Master have the opportunity to be taught by leading academics in the fields of international law, international humanitarian law and international human rights law.

Professors and Lecturers

Marco Sassòli

Professor of International Law at the University of Geneva

Gloria Gaggioli

Director of the Geneva Academy and Associate/SNF Professor at the Law Faculty, University of Geneva

Robert Kolb

Professor of Public International Law at the Law Faculty, University of Geneva

Paola Gaeta

Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Vincent Chetail

President of the Board and Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Giovanni Distefano

Professor of International Law at the University of Neuchatel

William A. Schabas

Professor of International Law at Middlesex University, London

Olivier de Frouville

Professor of Public Law at the University of Paris 2 (Panthéon-Assas) and Director of the Paris Human Rights Center

Lindsey Cameron

Head of Thematic Legal Advisers, Legal Division, International Committee of the Red Cross

Tarcisio Gazzini

Professor of international law at the University of East Anglia

Jérôme de Hemptinne

Lecturer at the University of Louvain, Sciences-Po Paris, and the University Catholic of Lille

Sandra Krähenmann

Thematic Legal Adviser, Geneva Call

Teaching Assistants

Lukas Hafner

Teaching Assistant

Tadesse Kebebew

Teaching Assistant

Pavle Kilibarda

Teaching Assistant

Yulia Mogutova

Teaching Assistant

How We Work

Our teaching enables specialists to apply legal frameworks to complex situations and challenging processes.

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Executive Education

We provide training and short courses for professionals who want to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.

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Events

Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.

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Alumni

The Geneva Academy alumni community is made up of over 700 members who work worldwide in the humanitarian and human rights fields.

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The Geneva Academy is uniquely positioned, with its proximity to the United Nations and other international bodies in Geneva, its expert faculty and its highly motivated, extraordinarily diverse, and very stimulating student body. It is extremely fulfilling to be part of it.

William A. Schabas

Professor of International Law at Middlesex University, London