Professor Oren Gross Visiting Scholar
- Research Institute
- Transitional Justice Institute
Professor Oren Gross is the Irving Younger Professor of Law at the University of Minnesota Law School. His book, Law in Times of Crisis (2006) was awarded the prestigious Certificate of Merit for Preeminent Contribution to Creative Scholarship by the American Society of International Law. His most recent book, Guantanamo and Beyond: Exceptional Courts and Military Commissions in Comparative Perspective, was published in 2013. Professor Gross has published extensively and taught and held visiting positions at Harvard Law School; Princeton University; Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law; the Max Planck Institute, Germany; the Transitional Justice Institute in Belfast; Queen's University in Belfast; University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain); and Tel Aviv and Hebrew Universities.
Between 1986 and 1991, he served as a senior legal advisory officer in the international law branch of the IDF's Judge Advocate General's Corps. A member of both the New York and Israeli bars, Professor Gross is an elected member of the American Law Institute.