European University Institute, Law Department

Neha Jain is Professor of Public International Law at the European University Institute. She is also Associate Professor of Law at the University of Minnesota Law (on special leave). Her scholarship focuses on public international law, criminal law, and comparative law. Professor Jain received her B.A., LL.B. (hons.) from the National Law School of India University and completed her B.C.L. and D.Phil. in law from Oxford University, where she was a Rhodes scholar and Jowett Senior Scholar at Balliol College. Prior to joining Minnesota, she was a law research fellow at Georgetown University Law Center and worked at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg. She has held fellowships at the Stellenbosch Institute of Advanced Study, South Africa, the Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre of Excellence for International Courts, and the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law. She has also served as a visiting professional in the Chambers Division of the International Criminal Court. Jain has been a member of the Asian Society of International Law’s Planning Committee and Chair of the American Society of International Law’s Midwest Interest Group.