Desierto, Diane


Dr. Diane A. Desierto is Assistant Professor of Law at University of Hawai’i Richardson School of Law. Her teaching and publication interests are in international economic law (international investment, trade, finance, law and development), international human rights law, international humanitarian law, ASEAN Law, and international dispute settlement. She holds a J.S.D. (Doctor of the Science of Law) degree and L.L.M. (Master of Laws) degree from Yale Law School, where she was Howard M. Holtzmann Fellow in International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, Lillian Goldman Perpetual Scholar, YLS Public Interest Fellow, Editor at the Yale Journal of International Law, awardee of the Ambrose Gherini Prize in International Law, and Law Clerk (2010-2011) to H.E. Judge Bruno Simma and H.E. Judge Bernardo Sepulveda-Amor at the International Court of Justice, the Hague, Netherlands. Dr. Desierto concurrently serves various international academic appointments: Director of Studies for Public International Law of the Hague Academy of International Law, the Netherlands; Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the European Journal of International Law; Member of the Editorial Board of the Asian Yearbook of International Law; Content Editor of the International Journal of Dispute Prevention and Resolution; Correspondent for the Journal of East Asia and International Law; and Member of the Rechtskulturen Postdoctoral Fellowships Committee in Berlin, Germany.

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