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Diane Marie Amann

Diane Marie Amann

Diane Marie Amann

Professor Amann is currently the Emily and Ernest Woodruff Chair in International Law at the University of Georgia School of Law and is an expert in the interaction of national, regional, and international regimes in efforts to combat atrocity and cross-border crime. She earned her B.S. from the University of Illinois, her M.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles, a J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law, and a Dr.h.c from Utrecht Universiteit in the Netherlands. She now teaches Public International Law, International Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, Federal Jurisdiction, Evidence, Criminal Law, Civil Procedure, International Human Rights Law, and Constitutional Criminal Procedure.

After law school she worked as a clerk for Judge Prentice H. Marshall in Chicago and for U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. She has also worked on the Board of Advisors of the National Institute of Military Justice, the executive Council of the American Council of International Law, and co- chair of ASIL West, designed to enhance the regional presence of international law.

Professor Amann is also a founding contributor to IntLawGrrlsblog, which blogs on international law, policy and practice.