Rosalyn HIGGINS

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-06-02
Education Burlington GS London, Girton Coll Cambridge (minor and major scholar, Campell scholar, Bryce-Tebbs scholar, BA, MA, LLB, Montefiore award), Yale Univ (JSD)
Books & Publications
Recreations golf, cooking, eating
Clubs N/A
Style Dame Rosalyn Higgins, DBE, QC
Career UK intern Office of Legal Affairs UN 1958, Cwlth Fund fell 1959, visiting fell Brookings Inst Washington DC 1960, jr fell in int studies LSE 1961-63, staff specialist in int law RIIA 1963-74, visiting lectr in law Yale Law Sch 1966 and 1975, visiting fell LSE 1974-78; visiting prof of law: Stanford Law Sch 1975, Yale Law Sch 1977; prof of int law: Univ of Kent Canterbury 1978-81, Univ of London 1981-95; judge Int Court of Justice 1995-2009 (pres 2006-09); bencher Inner Temple 1989; memb: UN Ctee on Human Rights 1984-95, Gen Course in Public Int Law Hague Acad of Int Law 1991; pres British Inst of Int and Comparative Law (vice-pres and chm Advsy Cncl); guest lectr at numerous univs in Europe and America, memb Bd of Eds American Jl of Int Law 1975-85; Hon Doctorate: Univ of Paris 1980, Univ of Dundee 1992, Univ of Durham 1995, Univ of London 1995, Univ of Greenwich 1996, City Univ London 1996, Univ of Essex 1996, Univ of Cambridge 1996, Univ of Kent 1996, Univ of Sussex 1996, Univ of Birmingham 1997, Univ of Leicester 1997, Univ of Glasgow 1997, Univ of Nottingham 1999, Univ of Bath 2001, Univ of Paris II 2001, Univ of Oxford 2002, Univ of Reading 2003; Yale Univ Medal of Merit 1997; Manley Hudson Medal ASIL 1998; memb Int Law Assoc; hon pres American Soc of Int Law (hon life memb), hon memb American Acad of Arts and Sciences; memb Int Law Assoc, memb Institut de Droit International 1991 (assoc 1987); Ordre des Palmes Académiques
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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