Stian Øby Johansen

Senior Lecturer - Centre for European Law
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Phone (+47) 22 85 96 77
Mobile phone (+47) 934 622 03
Room Domus Media Øst, Room 083
Available hours By appointment (send an email)
Visiting address Centre for European law Domus Media Karl Johans gate 47
Postal address Centre for European Law PB 6706 St. Olavs plass 0130 OSLO

Academic Interests

International Organizations, (Public) International Law, International Courts, and Human Rights. In particular institutional issues, issues that concern the relationship between European Law and (Public) International Law, and the accountability of International Organizations.

Ongoing projects:

  • Turning my PhD thesis (on the human rights accountability mechanisms of International Organizations) into a book.
  • Dual attribution/shared responsibility when States and International Organizations act in concert.


  • Constitutional law (part of JUS2111)
  • Public International Law (part of JUS2111)
  • EEA Law (part of JUS2111)
  • Problem-based learning course on European and Public International Law (part of JUS2111)
  • Group tutor for third year law students (part of JUS3111)

Appointments & memberships


Master's degree in Law from the University of Oslo (2012). The Master's thesis, entitled The European Union's accession to the ECHR: As Seen from Strasbourg, was written while I was a Research Assistant at the Centre for European Law. Associate in the Hjort law firm from September 2012 to March 2013.

PhD Fellow at the Centre for European Law from March 2013. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in 2017 on a thesis entitled "The Human Rights Accountability Mechanisms of International Organizations: A Framework and Three Case Studies". Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Oslo, from August 2017.

See also my profile on Linkedin.

Tags: EU, European Law, Public International Law, Human Rights, International Organisations


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Published Oct. 4, 2013 1:14 PM - Last modified Aug. 25, 2017 3:41 PM