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Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Classification of Conflicts, Conduct of Hostilities, International Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law, Occupation Law, Public International Law

<p><span style="color: rgb(67, 67, 66); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px;">Professor Scobbie teaches Public International Law at the University of Manchester. He&nbsp;studied at the Universities of Edinburgh and Cambridge, and at the Australian National University. His doctoral dissertation examined legal reasoning and the judicial function in the International Court. Professor Scobbie maintains a special interest in international humanitarian law; international adjudication, particularly the role of the International Court of Justice; and in the theory of international law. He is on the International Advisory Council of Diakonia&#39;s International Humanitarian Law Programme, which is based in Jerusalem. He is also a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the European Journal of International Law, and an editor of the&nbsp;</span><i style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: rgb(67, 67, 66); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px;">EJIL: Talk!</i><span style="color: rgb(67, 67, 66); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;blog.</span></p>