Pablo de Greiff

Pablo de Greiff is the UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation, and guarantees of non-recurrence and senior fellow at the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at the School of Law, NYU.

From 2001 to 2014 he was director of research at the International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) based in New York. Before joining ICTJ, de Greiff was an associate professor with tenure in the philosophy department at the State University of New York at Buffalo, where he taught ethics and political theory; a Laurance S. Rockefeller fellow at the Center for Human Values, Princeton University; and a recipient of a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities. De Greiff has written extensively about transitional justice and about the relationship between politics, morality, and law, is the editor or co-editor of 10 books, and is in the board of editors of the International Journal of Transitional Justice. He has lectured in many countries and universities across Europe and the Americas, including at the European University, Yale, Harvard, Columbia, and NYU, and at academic events in Morocco, Colombia, Chile, and Germany, among others. He has also been an advisor to different transitional justice bodies in Peru, Guatemala, Morocco, Colombia, and the Philippines, and was an advisor to the World Bank for the 2011 World Development Report, Conflict, Security, and Development.