Position/s

Senior lecturer
Faculty of Education, Humanities and Law

Biography

Lawyer with extensive experience in practice. Formerly Chief Lawyer of Northern Land Council Darwin, the Assistant Director of Legal Services, Australian Government Solicitors Office Adelaide, then as Deputy Director of the Commonwealth Director of Public Proecutions Office Adelaide, then appointed first Senior trail Attorney of the International criminal tribunal for the former Yugoslavia before taking up appointment as a legal academic at Flinders University School of Law.

Qualifications

LLB Sydney University
LLM Adelaide University
Graduate Diploma of Public Law Adelaide University
Graduate Certificate of Tertiary Education, Flinders University
Doctor of Philosophy Flinders University

Honours, awards and grants

Distinguished Service Award for work in the area of International Humanitarian Law, Australian Red Cross  

Key responsibilities

Indigenous Student Mentor
Coordinator of Evidence and International criminal Law and LLM Topics

Teaching interests

Evidence , International Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law.

Topic Coordinator:

Research interests

International Law, International Humanitarian Law, International criminal Law, Criminal Law and Evidence

Supervisory interests

  • Criminal law and evidence
  • International criminal law
  • International humanitarian law
  • International law

RHD research supervision

Current

Principal supervisor : Jurispruc=dence and International criminal Law (2) ; International Law, IHL ICL (2) ;

Publications

  • Niemann, G.R. (2014). International criminal law and international crimes. In Philip Reichel and Jay Albanese, ed. Handbook of Transnational Crime and Justice. 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks, California, USA: Sage, pp. 263-282.
    [10.4135/9781452281995.n15]
  • Niemann, G. (2014). International Criminal Law Sentencing Objectives. In Willem De Lint, Marinella Marmo & Nerida Chazal, ed. Criminal Justice in International Society. New York: Routledge, pp. 135-150.
  • Niemann, G. and Marmo, M. (2012). International Crimes. In Marmo, M., de Lint, W. and Palmer, D., ed. Crime and Justice: A guide to criminology. 4th ed. Sydney: Thomson, pp. 130-155.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2006). Strengthening enforcement of international criminal law. In Ustinia Dolgopol, Judith Gardam, ed. The Challenge of Conflict: International Law Responds. Leiden, The Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, pp. 459-474.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2005). War crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide in international criminal law. In Philip Reichel, ed. Handbook of Transnational Crime and Justice. California, USA: Sage Publications, pp. 204-229.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2014). Foundations of International criminal Law. 1st ed. Sydney Australia: LexisNexis Butterworths.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2011). Shared Responsibility for Enforcement of International Criminal Law. 1st ed. Saarbrücken, Germany: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2013). Book Review David Fraser, Daviborshch's Cart University of Nebraska Press. Journal of Historical Society of South Australia,
  • Niemann, G.R. (2006). Principles of criminal law (2nd ed.) (book review) Criminal Law Journal, 30(2) pp. 115-116.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2003). Annihilating difference - the anthropology of genocide (book review) Human Rights Review, 5(1) pp. 91-98.
    [Web Link]
  • Niemann, G.R. (2014). Compiler. Compiled by Grant Niemann, ed. Evidence Law Materials Flinders University - Compilation. First ed. Sydney Australia: Thomson Reuters.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2005). International Criminal Court (ICC) Martin Griffith, ed. Encyclopedia of International Relations and Global Politics. New York, USA: Routledge, pp. 420-422.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2005). War crimes. Martin Griffiths, ed. Encyclopedia of International Relations and Global Politics. New York, USA: Routledge, pp. 849-851.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2005). Crimes against humanity. Martin Griffiths, ed. Encyclopedia of International Relations and Global Politics. New York, USA: Routledge, pp. 141-143.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2003). Advice on the use of force against Iraq: advice to the Hon Simon Crean MP on the use of force against Iraq. 1444-8602. Melbourne, VIC: MELBOURNE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 4(1) pp. 190-195.
    [Web Link]
  • Niemann, G.R. (2013). Nuclear Weapons and the Civilian Use of Nuclear Weapons. Flinders Law Journal, 15(2) pp. 191-218.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2011). Will the responsibility to Protect principle improve the enforcement of international criminal law? Criminal Law Journal, 35(2) pp. 70-79.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2011). The ethical obligations of the military medical practitioner. Journal of Law and Medicine, 19(1) pp. 155-171.
    [Scopus]
  • Son, C.L. and Niemann, G.R. (2009). Combodian Extraordinary Chambers: A mixed tribunal destined to fail. Criminal Law Journal, 33(2) pp. 105-115.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2006). The sexual assault of women during armed conflict or civil disturbance. Criminal Law Journal, 30 pp. 8-23.
  • Niemann, G.R. and Hovel, D. (2005). In the matter of David Hicks: a case for Australian courts? Public Law Review, 16(2) pp. 116-133.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2004). Life and times of a senior trial attorney at the ICTY from 1994 to 2000. Journal of International Criminal Justice, 2(2) pp. 435-445.
    [10.1093/jicj/2.2.435]
  • Niemann, G.R. (2014). Foundations of International criminal Law. 1st ed. Sydney Australia: LexisNexis Butterworths.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2011). Shared Responsibility for Enforcement of International Criminal Law. 1st ed. Saarbrücken, Germany: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing.
  • Niemann, G. (2014). International Criminal Law Sentencing Objectives. In Willem De Lint, Marinella Marmo & Nerida Chazal, ed. Criminal Justice in International Society. New York: Routledge, pp. 135-150.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2014). International criminal law and international crimes. In Philip Reichel and Jay Albanese, ed. Handbook of Transnational Crime and Justice. 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks, California, USA: Sage, pp. 263-282.
    [10.4135/9781452281995.n15]
  • Niemann, G.R. (2006). Strengthening enforcement of international criminal law. In Ustinia Dolgopol, Judith Gardam, ed. The Challenge of Conflict: International Law Responds. Leiden, The Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, pp. 459-474.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2005). War crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide in international criminal law. In Philip Reichel, ed. Handbook of Transnational Crime and Justice. California, USA: Sage Publications, pp. 204-229.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2013). Nuclear Weapons and the Civilian Use of Nuclear Weapons. Flinders Law Journal, 15(2) pp. 191-218.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2011). Will the responsibility to Protect principle improve the enforcement of international criminal law? Criminal Law Journal, 35(2) pp. 70-79.
  • Niemann, G.R. (2011). The ethical obligations of the military medical practitioner. Journal of Law and Medicine, 19(1) pp. 155-171.
    [Scopus]
  • Son, C.L. and Niemann, G.R. (2009). Combodian Extraordinary Chambers: A mixed tribunal destined to fail. Criminal Law Journal, 33(2) pp. 105-115.

Professional and community engagement

Chair of the International Humanitarian Law Committee of Australian Red Cross in South Australia and a member of the Council and Divisional Board of Australian Red Cross in South Australia

Expertise for media contact

Subject Titles

  • Crime
  • War

Interests

  • International Criminal Tribunals including the International Tribunals for Rwanda and Yugoslavia and the Permanent Criminal Court
  • International Criminal Law
  • War Crimes
  • Crimes Against Humanity and Genocide prosecution for war crime and crimes against humanity at the national and international level

Contact

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Phone: +61 8 82015597
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Location: Law Commerce (214)
Postal address: GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia
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