Friday, August 15, 2014
Congratulations to the new members of the American Journal of International Law (AJIL) Board of Editors! AJIL has been published on a quarterly basis by the American Society of International Law (ASIL) since 1907. AJIL features articles, editorials, and comments by preeminent scholars on developments in international law and international relations. It also includes analyses of decisions by courts and tribunals and reviews of recent books on international law.
The AJIL Board is composed of roughly 30 individuals who serve staggered four-year terms and are charged with editing the Journal and determining its content. New members are elected by the members of the existing Board.
Those people who were newly elected to the AJIL Board are as follows.
- Antony Anghie, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
- James Gathii, ASIL Academic Partner Loyola University Chicago School of Law
- Alexandra Huneeus, ASIL Academic Partner University of Wisconsin Law School
- Karen Knop, University of Toronto Faculty of Law
- Natalie Reid, ASIL Leadership Circle Law Firm Debevoise & Plimpton
- Henry Richardson, ASIL Academic Partner Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law
- Gregory Shaffer, ASIL Academic Partner University of Minnesota Law School
The following people were re-elected to the AJIL Board.
- Eyal Benvenisti, ASIL Academic Partner Tel Aviv University Buchmann Faculty of Law
- Kal Raustiala, ASIL Academic Partner University of California-Los Angeles School of Law
The Nominating Committee of the AJIL Board of Editors is also inviting nominations for members of the Board of Editors to be elected in the spring of 2015. Nominations are based primarily on scholarship and creativity, as demonstrated in books, articles, and other written work appearing over a period of years. Suggestions, along with supporting statements and information, such as a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and, if possible, copies of significant publications, should be sent to AJIL Co-Editors in Chief José Alvarez and Benedict Kingsbury by December 1, 2014.
ASIL is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, educational membership organization. Its mission is to foster the study of international law and to promote the establishment and maintenance of international relations on the basis of law and justice. The Society's nearly 4,000 members from more than 100 countries comprise attorneys, academics, corporate counsel, judges, representatives of governments and nongovernmental organizations, international civil servants, students, and others interested in international law. For more information, visit the ASIL website.