Biographical Statement 

Dr Jed Odermatt is a Lecturer at the City Law School, City, University of London and a member of the Institute for the Study of European Law (ISEL) and International Law and Affairs Group (ILAG).

Dr Odermatt was previously a post-doctoral researcher at the Centre of Excellence for International Courts (iCourts) at the University of Copenhagen. He was a Max Weber Fellow at the European University Institute (EUI), Florence, and a Research Fellow at the Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies, University of Leuven. He was a Visiting Scholar at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge, and a Junior Researcher at the TMC Asser Institute, Centre for International and European Law, The Hague. Dr Odermatt undertook an internship at the Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY).

Dr Odermatt has a PhD in Law from the University of Leuven (Belgium), a degree in Law from Flinders University (Australia) and an LL.M. in International and European Public Law from Tilburg University (the Netherlands). Dr Odermatt was an Assistant Editor of the European Journal of International Law (EJIL). He is an editor and regular contributor to the Oxford Reports on International Law in EU Courts. Dr Odermatt is also an active member of the European Society of International Law Interest Group on 'The EU as a Global Actor'.

Dr Odermatt’s research interests include public international law, the law of international organizations, and EU external relations law. He has particular expertise in the interaction between the EU and international legal orders. His current research focuses on the law and practice of international courts, in particular the Court of Justice of the European Union. He is the editor of the 'Research Handbook on the EU's Engagement with International Organizations' (with R.A. Wessel), which will be published in 2019.