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Victor Peskin

Senior Research Fellow


Victor Peskin, PhD, is a Senior Research Fellow with the Human Rights Center. He is an Associate Professor in the School of Politics and Global Studies at Arizona State University.  He is the author of International Justice in Rwanda and the Balkans: Virtual Trials and the Struggle for State Cooperation (2008), which examined the conditions under which states implicated in atrocities cooperate with international tribunals. Professor Peskin is also co-author (with Eric Stover and Alexa Koenig) of Hiding in Plain Sight: The Pursuit of War Criminals from Nuremberg to the War on Terror (2016). His current work builds on this project by examining the political and legal dimensions of the International Criminal Court.