A. F. M. Maniruzzaman


Professor A. F. M. Maniruzzaman, LLB (Honours), LLM., M.Int’L.Law (ANU), PhD (Cambridge), MCIArb, FRSA is the Chair in International and Business Law, University of Portsmouth, U.K. (since 2004) and a member of its Centre for European and International Studies Research, an interdisciplinary centre of international excellence. He is a Professorial Honorary Fellow at the Centre of Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee (since 2005) and Visiting Professor of International Law (2012 -), Faculty of International Law, China University of Political Science and Law, Beijing.


International and European Business Law; Transnational Commercial Law, International Investment Law, International Energy and Natural Resources Law; International Economic Law & WTO Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution in International Business; International Development Law and Sustainable Development, Global Climate Change, Energy security and International Law; South Asian Law; Commercial Dispute Resolution in Asia; Global Corporate Responsibility; Business and Human Rights.

Recent publications 

“The Energy and Environment Dilemma: Sustainably Developing Iraqi Oil and Gas in International Law - Prospects and Challenges” (with Dr Khalid Al-Saleem), Oil, Gas and Energy Law (July 2017), 106 pages. 

Resource Nationalism Specter Hovers Over The Oil Industry: The Transnational Corporate Strategy To Tackle Resource Nationalism Risks (with Professor Sajjad M. Jasimuddin), 32 Journal of Applied Business Research (no.2 – March/April 2016), pp. 387-400. 

“Interim Measures of Protection in International Investment Arbitration: Challenge to State Sovereignty?”, in INTERIM MEASURES OF PROTECTION IN INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION (Ian Liard, et al. eds.) (ILI Washington, D.C.), Juris Publishing, N.Y. 2015).

2020 - Volume 14 Issue 2