A native of Ethiopia, Adeno Addis has expertise in a range of areas, primarily focusing on public international law and human rights. He received his undergraduate education in Australia and did his graduate work in the United States. He has published extensively on constitutional law, international human rights, jurisprudence and public international law. Recent publications include "Special Temporary Measures and the Norm of Equality," 45 Netherlands Yearbook of International Law 311 (2014); "The Role of Human Dignity in a World of Plural Values and Ethical Commitments
," 31Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights 403 (2013); "Imagining the Homeland from Afar: Community and Peoplehood in the Age of the Diaspora
," 45 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 963 (2012); "Torture as a Counterterrorism Strategy," XLIV Revue de Droit Compare/Comparative Law Review 129 (2010); "Imagining the International Community: The Constitutive Dimension of Universal Jurisdiction
," 31 Human Rights Quarterly 129 (2009); "Deliberative Democracy in Severely Fractured Societies
," 16 Indiana Journal of Global Studies 59 (2009); "Informal Suspension of Normal Processes: The “War on Terror” as an Autoimmunity Crisis
," 87 Boston University Law Review 323 (2007).