Pablo de Greiff is the UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence. He is also Senior Fellow and Director of the Transitional Justice programme at the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, New York University (NYU) School of Law.
He has published extensively on transitions to democracy, democratic theory and the relationship between morality, politics and law. He is on the board of editors of the International Journal of Transitional Justice and of several book series related to the topic.
Pablo de Greiff was previously Director of Research at the International Center for Transitional Justice and Associate Professor with tenure at the Department of Philosophy, State University of New York at Buffalo, where he taught ethics and political theory.
He has lectured at many universities, including the European University Institute, Yale, Harvard, Columbia and NYU, and at academic events in Morocco, Colombia, Chile and Germany, amongst others. He has also advised a wide range of governments, the UN and NGOs, particularly victims’ organizations, truth commissions and multilateral institutions in the area of transitional justice, gender issues and the linkages between justice, security and development.
Pablo de Greiff was a Laurence S. Rockefeller Visiting Fellow at the Center for Human Values, Princeton University. He also held a concurrent fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities.