Mr. dr. J.D. (Jeroen) Temperman (ESL)

Jeroen Temperman is associate professor of public international law at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, lecturing international human rights law. He is also the editor-in-chief of Religion & Human Rights: An International Journal. In 2010 he was awarded a EUR-fellowship, enabling him to carry out his 4-year research project entitled “The Prohibition of Advocacy of Religious Hatred in International Law”. He has a combined educational background in (international) law (from EUR), international human rights law and democratization (from European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratization, Venice, Italy; and a Ph.D. in human rights law from Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland, Galway), and in Humanist Studies (from the University for Humanist Studies, Utrecht, Netherlands). His research is chiefly focused on freedom of religion, the right to education, freedom of expression & extreme speech, religion-state relationships, and equality. He has (co)authored and edited 4 books on international human rights law as well as numerous articles in international journals such as Oxford Journal on Law and Religion (2013), Human Rights Quarterly (2009, 2010), Netherlands Quarterly on Human Rights (2008), Annuaire Droit et Religion (2009/2010), and Religion & Human Rights (2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012).