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Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance


Dr Markus Gehring, J.S.D. (Yale), MA (Cantab), LLM (Yale), Dr iur (Hamburg), is a Fellow in the Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Governance (C-EENRG), which he joined when it was founded, and an affiliated lecturer teaching EU and international environmental law. He is an Associate Professor in the Law Faculty of the University of Cambridge, a Director of the Centre for European Legal Studies (CELS), Fellow and Director of Studies in Law at Hughes Hall and a Fellow of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law. Before joining the Law Faculty as University Lecturer, he served for two years as Tutor in Sustainable Development Law. He was also Fellow in Law at Robinson College 2005-2012.

He has been a Visiting Professor in several law faculties around the world and held a Jean Monnet Research Chair ad personam in Sustainable Development Law at the University of Ottawa Law Faculty in Canada. In his former department at Cambridge, Politics and International Studies (POLIS), he serves as affiliated Lecturer in European and International Law. He holds two doctorates, a J.S.D. from Yale and a Dr iur from Hamburg. A member of the Frankfurt/Main and Ontario Bars, he practiced European and international trade law with Cleary Gottlieb in their Brussels office. Prior to joining Robinson College, he was a tutor in Public International Law at University College, Oxford. He serves as Lead Counsel for Sustainable Trade, Investment and Finance Law with the Centre of International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL), based at McGill University. He edits the book series on Implementation of Sustainable Development Treaties with Cambridge University Press and is author of several publications on EU, International and Sustainable Development Law.

For more information see: Dr Markus Gehring

C-EENRG Fellow
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law
Director, Centre for European Legal Studies (CELS)
University of Cambridge
Dr Markus  Gehring