JAMES NICKEL

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Professor James Nickel recently spoke at the annual meeting of the American Society of International Law (ASIL) in Washington D.C. on a panel discussing “Overloading International Human Rights Law.” Professor Nickel holds a joint appointment...

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Professor James W. Nickel recently gave a lecture on economic and social rights at the Universidad de los Andes School of Law in Bogota, Colombia. He also presented his paper on personal deserts and human rights in Steve Ratner's Justice in...

Monday, May 20, 2013

Professor James Nickel recently participated in a conference, "Rethinking Human Rights," at Kings College in London. His presentation was titled, "Indivisibility and Linkage Arguments." He also lectured at the University of Utrecht Law...

Friday, May 10, 2013

Professor James Nickel presented a paper, "The Indeterminacy of Human Rights—Is it a Bad Thing?," at a conference at the University of San Diego Law School. The conference topic was "The Status of International Law and International Human...

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Duke University will hold an interdisciplinary conference this week in honor of University of Miami Professor James W. Nickel's scholarly work in human rights law and theory. Professor Nickel, who teaches Philosophy and Law, is the author of...

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Professor James Nickel was one of the scholars and environmental lawyers participating in a planning meeting at American University Law School with John Knox, the newly-appointed United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the...

Monday, October 1, 2012

Professor James Nickel participated in a one-day workshop at the University of Delaware which focused on the human right to benefit from science. The event brought together legal philosophers and ethicists at the Delaware Biotechnology...