Joshua Paine

Joshua Paine

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joshua.paine@mpi.lu

Joshua (Josh) Paine is a Senior Research Fellow. He holds a PhD from the University of Melbourne, an LLM in international law from Cambridge University, and a BA/LLB (Hons) from the Australian National University. He has taught law courses at the Universities of Luxembourg, Melbourne, Canberra, and the Australian National University, and worked as a Judge’s Associate in the Supreme Court of New South Wales. In 2014 Josh was a visiting scholar at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law. In 2017 he was the winner of the European Society of International Law Young Scholar Prize. He is an Associate Editor of the Journal of World Investment & Trade. Much of his research focuses on international investment law and arbitration, however he maintains broader interests in the comparative aspects of international adjudication, including in the World Trade Organization, the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, and the International Court of Justice. In this regard, he is preparing a monograph based on his doctoral thesis, entitled The Functions of International Adjudication and International Environmental Litigation (under contract with Cambridge University Press).