Giuseppe Cataldi teaches International Law at the University of Napoli “L’Orientale” where he holds a Jean Monnet ad personam Chair on the “Protection of Human Rights in the European Union” and directs The Jean Monnet Centre on “The Protection of Migrants’ Rights in the Mediterranean”. He serves as President of the Association Internationale du Droit de la Mer and has advised European Union Institutions as well as the Italian Government on issues concerning the Law of the Sea. He is the consultant of the Italian Association of NATO Civil Servants and has filed appeals to the European Court of Human Rights and the NATO Administrative Tribunal. He has been Visiting Professor at the University Paris Sorbonne de Paris and has given Courses and Conferences abroad at the Universities and Centers: Shanghai, Beijing, Hague Academy of International Law, International Criminal Court, Baku, Tunis. He is the leader of the Working Group III of COST-MARSAFENET EU Network and Member of FREE (Fundamental Rights European Experts). He has published books and more than 100 articles in academic journals, principaly in the field of International Human Rights law, Law of the Sea, Relationship between Domestic Order and International Law. He is the cofounder and co-director of “Diritti umani e Diritto internazionale” ad he is responsible of the “Judicial Decisions” in the “Italian Yearbook of International Law.