Daniëlla Dam-de Jong
Daniëlla Dam-de Jong has been a staff member of the Grotius Centre since August 2013 as Assistant Professor.
Daniëlla Dam-de Jong is Assistant Professor at the department of public international law and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies at Leiden University. She has defended her PhD. at the same university on a dissertation entitled International Law and Governance of Natural Resources in Conflict and Post-Conflict Situations for which she received a research prize by the Foundation Praemium Erasmianum and an honorary mention by the Max van der Stoel Human Rights Award. The dissertation has been published as a monograph by Cambridge University (2015).
She is currently conducting a research project on the contribution of the UN Security Council to enforcing intra-state peace agreements. More in general, she is interested in questions relating to the fields of sustainable development and peace & security, with a focus on the work of the UN Security Council. She is also a member of the ILA study group on UN Sanctions and International Law.
Daniëlla has studied law at the Free University Amsterdam, specialising in public international and European law. In addition, she has studied French language and culture at the University of Lausanne and the Free University Amsterdam. Previously, she has worked as an intern at the Dutch Advisory Council on International Affairs; as a policy officer at Campus The Hague; and as a research assistant and PhD. Candidate at the department of public international law of Leiden University.