Mr Tim Hillier

Job: Associate Head (undergraduate) Leicester de Montfort Law School

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester De Montfort Law School

Research group(s): International Law, International Criminal Law, Sentencing

Address: The Gateway, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 257 7184




Personal profile

Tim Hillier is Associate Head of Leicester De Montfort Law School with responsibility for undergraduate programmes.  He has teaches International Law, both public and private, including International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights and International Environmental Law.  He also teaches Penology.  Tim is author of Principles of Public International Law (1998) and Casebook on International Law (1998).   More recently he has published in the area of international criminal law and the punishment of extraordinary crimes. 

Publications and outputs

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Areas of teaching

Penology, International Law


LLB (School of Oriental and African Studies) 1979, MA (Socio-Legal Studies) Sheffield 1984, BSc (Psychology) Open University 2006

Courses taught:

LLBm Law Joint degrees, LLM

Membership of professional associations and societies

Member of Higher Education Academy

American Society of International Law

European Society of Criminology

International Law Association

Current research students

Conrad Nyamutata 2nd supervisor

Mehmet Bektas 1st supervisor