Profile of Invited Expert “Yaël Ronen”

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Full Name
Prof. Yaël Ronen
Professor of International Law
Sha’arei Mishpat Academic Center, Hod Hasharon, Israel

Prof. Yaël Ronen received her PhD from the University of Cambridge in 2006. Her thesis, on illegal aspects of transition from illegal regimes, will be published by CUP in early 2011. Her areas of expertise are statehood and recognition, human rights, international humanitarian law and transitional justice. She is currently the academic editor of the Israel Law Review. Prior to embarking on an academic career, Prof. Ronen was a political and legal officer in the Israeli foreign service.

Selected Citations to Published Materials

“Law and Practice of the International Court of Justice 1920-2005” (assisting Shabtai Rosenne, 2006),

“The Iranian Nuclear Issue” (Hart, 2010)

“Incitement to Terrorist Acts and International Law” 23(3) Leiden Journal of International Law (CUP) (2010)

“Superior Responsibility of Civilians for International Crimes Committed in Civilian Settings” 43 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2010)

“The Status of Settlers Implanted under an Illegal Regime under International Law” 80 British Yearbook of International Law 194 (OUP) (2009)


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