Marko Milanovic is Professor of Public International Law at the University of Nottingham School of Law.
Marko obtained his first degree in law from the University of Belgrade Faculty of Law, his LL.M from the University of Michigan Law School, and his PhD in international law from the University of Cambridge; his PhD thesis on the extraterritorial application of human rights treaties was awarded the Yorke Prize by the Cambridge Faculty of Law.
Marko is Vice-President and member of the Executive Board of the European Society of International Law, an Associate of the Belgrade Centre for Human Rights, and co-editor of EJIL: Talk!, the blog of the European Journal of International Law, as well as a member of the EJIL's Editorial Board. He was Law Clerk to Judge Thomas Buergenthal of the International Court of Justice in 2006/2007. He has been a visiting professor at the University of Michigan Law School and at the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights.
Marko has published in leading academic journals, including the European Journal of International Law and the American Journal of International Law; his work has been cited, inter alia, by the UK Supreme Court and by the International Law Commission. He was counsel or advisor in cases before the International Court of Justice, the European Court of Human Rights, and the Constitutional Court of Serbia. His book Extraterritorial Application of Human Rights Treaties: Law, Principles, and Policy, was published by Oxford University Press in 2011.
Publications available at SSRN at http://ssrn.com/author=655207.
Expertise includes general international law, especially issues of state responsibility and treaty interpretation; human rights law, particularly the question of extraterritorial application of human rights treaties; international criminal law and international humanitarian law.
At the School, Marko teaches public law tutorials for undergraduates, and the law of treaties and international human rights law seminars for the LL.Ms, as well as the Law of War and Peace module for… read more
Current research focuses on issues of evolutionary interpretation in international and constitutional law, various treaty law issues regarding the aggression amendments to the Rome Statute of the… read more
MILANOVIC, M and WOOD, MC, eds., 2015. The law and politics of the Kosovo Advisory Opinion Oxford : Oxford University Press.
MILANOVIC, M., 2015. Human Rights Treaties and Foreign Surveillance: Privacy in the Digital Age Harvard International Law Journal. 56, 81
MILANOVIC, M., 2014. End of Application of International Humanitarian Law International Review of the Red Cross. 96, 163
At the School, Marko teaches public law tutorials for undergraduates, and the law of treaties and international human rights law seminars for the LL.Ms, as well as the Law of War and Peace module for MA students.
Current research focuses on issues of evolutionary interpretation in international and constitutional law, various treaty law issues regarding the aggression amendments to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, and the problematics of the classification of armed conflict.