Adjunct Professor of the Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong (HKU)
Prof. Dr. Peter Malanczuk is Adjunct Professor of the Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong (HKU); member of the Academic Advisory Council of the University of Heidelberg; and member of the Council of the Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration (SCIA), China. Previously, Dr. Malanczuk was C.V. Starr Professor of Law at the Peking University School of Transnational Law (2008-14). He also served as Co-Director of the School’s Center for Research on Transnational Law. He had a number of other positions in various jurisdictions, including Dean (2004-07) and Chair Professor (2002-07) of the School of Law of City University of Hong Kong; Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Hong Kong (2001); Professor of International Law and Head of Department at Erasmus University Rotterdam (1997-2001); Professor of International Law (1990-97) and Head of Department (1991-92) at the University of Amsterdam; legal assistant to the President of the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal in The Hague (1986-89); Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg (1981-86); Lecturer at the Faculty of Law of the University of Exeter, England (1978-81), and academic assistant at the University of Giessen, Germany (1976-78).
Prof. Malanczuk has served as Legal Counsel to Iraq before the U.N. Compensation Commission in Geneva resolving claims arising out of the 1990 Gulf War; independent expert before the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY); Special Legal Counsel of Ethiopia on boundary and compensation claims issues arising from the 1998-2000 war with Eritrea; and as the first arbitrator appointed by Ethiopia in 2001 to the Eritrea-Ethiopia Claims Commission. He is appointed to a number of panels of arbitrators, including CIETAC, HKIAC, SCIA, KLRCA, BAC, GZAC, CAA Taipei, and KCAB. He is a member of the ILA Committee on Int. Commercial Arbitration.