Globalizing Transitional Justice
Ruti G. Teitel
Ruti G. Teitel, Ernst C. Steifel Professor Comparative Law, New York Law School
Ruti G. Teitel is the Ernst C. Stiefel Professor of Comparative Law at New York Law School. She is recognized as an authority on transitional justice, not only by legal academics and practitioners, but also by those addressing these issues in the fields of political science, public policy, sociology, and philosophy. Professor Teitel has taught, lectured, and advised on the subject throughout the world. She coined the term "transitional justice" through her monograph of the same name published by Oxford in 2000, and established "transitional justice" as a field of scholarly inquiry. She is also the author of "Humanity's Law" (Oxford University Press, Hardback, 2011; Paperback, 2013).