Janne Nijman is Professor of History and Theory of International Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Amsterdam and affiliated with the Amsterdam Center for International Law (ACIL). She is member of the board and the academic director of the T.M.C. Asser Instituut in The Hague.
Professor Nijman is based at ACIL since 2004. She was a postdoc researcher in the ACIL-based NWO Pioneer Project “The Divide and Interaction between National Law and International Law” (2004–2005), a Global Research Fellow of New York University School of Law (2003–2004), affiliated with the History and Theory of International Law Program of the Institute for International Law and Justice, an Early Career Visiting Fellow at Queen Mary College School of Law, University of London (summer 2006), and a Visiting Scholar at the Johns Hopkins University Bologna Institute for Policy Research (Spring term 2012). From 2007 to 2014, she was Dean to the Law Faculty’s PhD candidates.
Janne Nijman holds a PhD and an LLM, both from Leiden University, The Netherlands.