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Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Civilian Direct Participation in Hostilities, Classification of Conflicts, Detention in Armed Conflict, Human Rights in Armed Conflict, Implementation, International Humanitarian Law, Occupation Law, Public International Law

<p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: normal;">Noam Lubell is Professor of International Law of Armed Conflict, in the School of Law, University of Essex, UK. Prior to this he spent four years as a Lecturer at the Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland, Galway. In past years he has also been Co-Director of the International Law Amicus Curiae Clinic at the Concord Research Centre in Israel, and a Visiting Research Fellow at the Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace, at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. He holds a Ph.D in Law and an LL.M, as well as a B.A. in Philosophy. He has taught courses on international humanitarian law and human rights law in a number of academic institutions, including the University of Essex, the National University of Ireland, Galway, the University of Oxford, and as a Visiting Professor at Case Western Reserve University in the US. Professor Lubell is the Rapporteur of the International Law Association&#39;s Committee on the Use of Force, and holds the 2013-2014 Swiss Chair of International Humanitarian Law, at the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. In addition to his academic work, during the last fifteen years Professor Lubell has worked for various organisations including human rights NGOs dealing with the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, as International Law Advisor, and Director of a Prisoners &amp; Detainees Project. He has also provided consultancies and training in human rights law and the laws of armed conflict, for international bodies such as Amnesty International, government bodies, and the BBC. From 2007-2011 he was a member of the Executive Committee of Amnesty International (Ireland). He has taught, researched and published on a variety of topics in the fields of international human rights law and the law of armed conflict, including the book &#39;Extraterritorial Use of Force Against Non-state Actors&#39; (Oxford University Press).</span></p>