Tim McCormack delivered the inaugural Peter Underwood Peace & Justice Lecture on 4 May 2015.
Tim McCormack is a Professor of Law at the Melbourne Law School and an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Tasmania Law School. He is the Special Adviser on International Humanitarian Law to the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court in The Hague, the Law of Armed Conflict expert adviser to the ADF Director of Military Prosecutions in Canberra and a Director of World Vision Australia.
Tim was awarded a Fulbright Senior Scholarship to take up the prestigious position of Charles H Stockton Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence in the Stockton Center for the Study of International Law at the US Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island. Tim will be only the second Australian to be appointed since 1953 when the position was first created. Tim will take up the position in August 2015 until June 2016.
While he is in the US, Tim will be Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School to teach International Criminal Law.