Dr Eve Massingham

Honorary Snr Research Fellow

School of Law
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law

Overview

Dr Eve Massingham is currently working as a Policy Adviser in the Legal Division of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Geneva. From September 2019 - August 2022, Eve was a Senior Research Fellow with the School of Law, The University of Queensland looking at the diverse ways in which the law constrains or enables autonomous functions of military platforms, systems and weapons. She is the co-editor of Ensuring Respect for International Humanitarian Law (Routledge, 2020) and she has published a number of book chapters and journal articles in the fields of international humanitarian law and international law and the use of force. Eve’s earlier work includes as the International Committee of the Red Cross' Regional Legal Adviser for East Africa and as an International Humanitarian Law officer for Australian Red Cross. She began her career at (then) Freehills (admitted 2004) and was an Associate to Justice Collier at the Federal Court of Australia. Eve has also served as an Australian Army Reserve Officer. Eve holds a Bachelor of Law (Hons) from Queensland University of Technology, a Master of International and Community Development from Deakin University, an LLM (Distinction) from King's College London and a PhD from the University of Queensland.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Mutuma, Kenneth Wyne and Massingham, Eve (2022). East African Laws of War. The Laws of Yesterday's War 2: From Ancient India to East Africa. (pp. 214-240) edited by Samuel White. Leiden, Netherlands: Brill.

  • Massingham, Eve and McKenzie, Simon (2022). Testing knowledge: weapons reviews of autonomous weapons systems and the international criminal trial. Futures of international criminal justice. (pp. 177-197) edited by Emma Palmer, Susan Harris Rimmer, Edwin Bikundo and Martin Clark. London, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781003087533-11

  • Massingham, Eve and McConnachie, Annabel (2021). Common Article 1: emerging themes. Ensuring Respect for International Humanitarian Law. (pp. 263-273) edited by Eve Massingham and Annabel McConnachie. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9780429197628-17

  • Massingham, Eve (2021). Weapons and the obligation to ensure respect for IHL. Ensuring Respect for International Humanitarian Law. (pp. 115-131) edited by Massingham, Eve and McConnachie, Annabel . Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9780429197628-8

  • Massingham, Eve and McConnachie, Annabel (2020). Common Article 1: an introduction. Ensuring Respect for International Humanitarian Law. (pp. 1-11) London, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9780429197628-1

  • Massingham, Eve and Thynne, Kelisiana (2020). Humanitarian relief operations. The Oxford Guide to International Humanitarian Law. (pp. 319-337) edited by Ben Saul and Dapo Akande. New York, NY, United States: Oxford University Press.

  • Massingham, Eve (2018). The obligation to respect and ensure respect for international humanitarian law: a potential source of assistance in combating humanitarian cross-border challenges created by armed conflict. Global governance and regulation: order and disorder in the 21st century. (pp. 207-218) edited by Leon Wolff and Danielle Ireland-Piper. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781315185408-18

  • Durham, Helen and Massingham, Eve (2016). Women and war. Routledge handbook of the law of armed conflict. (pp. 335-350) edited by Rain Liivoja and Tim McCormack. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9780203798362

  • Durham, Helen and Massingham, Eve (2015). Moving From The Mechanics Of Accountability To A Culture Of Accountability: What More Can Be Done In Addition To Prosecuting War Crimes?. Accountability for Violations of International Humanitarian Law: Essays in Honour of Tim McCormack. (pp. 267-281) edited by Petrovic, Jadranka. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781315769554

  • Durham, Helen and Massingham, Eve (2012). Who is protected under international humanitarian law: finding a definition for 'direct participation in hostilities'. Protecting civilians in violent armed conflict: theoretical and practical issues for the 21st century. (pp. 103-118) edited by David W. Lovell and Igor Primoratz. Surrey, United Kingdom: Ashgate Publishing.

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