Resident Faculty

The Faculty Consists of full-time staff who are responsible for the general teaching and supervision of the study programmes. This staff is complemented by several eminent personalities including distinguished academics, maritime lawyers and judges of international repute who visit the Institute throughout the academic year to lecture on various international maritime law topics, upon which they are leading experts.


  Professor David J. Attard (Malta)
  LL.D. (Malta)
  D. Phil. (Oxon)
  Advocate (Malta)
  Barrister at Law (London)
  Short CV


  Professor Dr. Norman Martinez (Honduras)
  Lic. (Honduras)
  LL.M. (IMLI, Malta)
  Ph.D. (IMLI, Malta)
  Advocate (Honduras)
  Associate Professor
  Short CV


  Ms. Elda Kazara-Belja (Albania)
  LL.B. (Law Faculty of Athens, Greece)
  LL.M. (IMLI, Malta)


  Ms. Ramat Jalloh (Sierra Leone)
  B.A, LL.B., B.L.
  LL.M. (IMLI, Malta)
  Barrister-at-Law and Solicitor
  Assistant Lecturer
  Professor Malgosia Fitzmaurice (Poland)
  LL.B. (University of Warsaw)
  LL.M. (University of Warsaw)
  Ph.D. (Unversity of Warsaw)
  The Nippon Foundation Professor 
  on Marine Environmental Law

  Mr. Buba Bojang (The Gambia)
  B.L. (Abuja Law School, Nigeria)
  LL.B. (University of Maiduguri, Nigeria)
  LL.M. (IMLI, Malta)
  Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of the Gambia
  The Nippon Foundation Lecturer on Ocean Governance


  Mr. Julius A. Yano (The Philippines)
  B.A., J.D. (The Philippines)
  LL.M. (IMLI, Malta)
  The Nippon Foundation Lecturer on International
  Maritime Security Law


  Ms. Catherine S. Panaguiton (The Philippines)
  J.D. (The Philippines)
  LL.M. (Sydney, Australia)


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