Fulbright Lund University Distinguished Chair in Public International Law
Phone: +46 222 12 42

Dr. Charles C. Jalloh is the Fulbright Lund Distinguished Chair in Public International Law (2018-2019) at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute and in the Lund University Faculty of Law, Sweden. He is a professor of law at Florida International University, Miami, USA, and a member of the International Law Commission where he was the Chair of the Drafting Committee for the Seventieth (2018) Session.

Professor Jalloh has published widely in leading scholarly journals and with academic presses and was honoured with the FIU Top Scholar Award in 2015 and the FIU Senate Faculty Award for Excellence in Research in 2018.

He is founding editor of the African Journal of Legal Studies and the African Journal of International Criminal Justice.

In Lund, his research focuses on the nature, scope and limits of the principle of universal jurisdiction in international law. Further biographical information can be found here.


The African Court of Justice and Human and Peoples’ Rights in Context: Development and Challenges (CUP, forthcoming 2019, co-edited with Kamari Clarke and Vincent Nmehielle)

The International Criminal Court and Africa (OUP, 2017, co-edited with Ilias Bantekas).

The Sierra Leone Special Court and Its Legacy: The Impact for Africa and international Criminal Law (CUP, 2014).

Full publication list: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=594823