Jens Meierhenrich

London School of Economics and Political Science


Jens Meierhenrich is associate professor of international affairs at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Meierhenrich previously was assistant professor of government and of social studies at Harvard University, and faculty associate of the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

He recently served as the Carlo Schmid Fellow in Trial Chamber II of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, and has previously worked with Luis Moreno Ocampo, the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court.

He is the author of several forthcoming books on genocide and of a series of articles on comparative and international law and politics. His research has been supported by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, the Social Science Research Council, and the American Bar Foundation.