Prof. JUDr. Pavel Šturma, DrSc. is a lawyer and a university professor. He is the head of the Department of International Law at Charles University in Prague, where he is a professor since 2002. In 2006-2013 he was the vice-dean of the Faculty of Law. He is the author and/or co-author of more than 120 articles and studies in International and European law, published mainly in Czech but also in English and French, both in the Czech Republic and abroad. He graduated with honors as JUDr. (Juris Doctor) from Charles University in 1985 and also graduated in Philospohy and Economics in 1992.