Staff Contact Information

The Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights
Faculty of Law
P.O. BOX 4 (visiting address: Yliopistonkatu 3)
FI-00014 UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI
Tel: +358 (0)29 4123140

intlaw-institute(at)helsinki.fi







Research Fellow

PEKKA NIEMELÄ, LL.M (University of Helsinki)

Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights
P.O.Box 4 (Yliopistonkatu 3)
00014 University of Helsinki
FINLAND
Tel: +358 (0)2941 23545
E-mail: firstname.surname(at)helsinki.fi

Current research:
Pekka Niemelä holds an LL.M. degree from the University of Helsinki and is currently a visiting researcher at the University of Humboldt, Berlin. He plans to submit his doctoral thesis on international investment law to preliminary examination in 2016.

Selected Publications:
"A Day in the Life of Responsibility to Protect", Finnish Yearbook of International Law, Vol.
20 (published in 2011), pp. 35-52.

"Introduction to the Symposium ‘The International Criminal Court and the Responsibility to
Protect’: Synergies and Tensions", Finnish Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 21
(published in 2012), pp. 1-3.

"Investor-State Arbitration under Fire: Implications of Finland's Bilateral Investment Treaties", Tidskrift utgiven av Juridiska föreningen i Finland, Vol. 150 (2014), pp. 1-41.

TUHAT Database for full academic record


Research Projects:
Human Rights: Law, Religion and Subjectivity
The Politics of Responsibility to Protect: Problems and Prospects