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Nadia Banteka

Visiting Assistant Professor of Law


Nadia Banteka is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law. Nadia’s research and teaching focus on Criminal Law and Procedure, Law & Technology, Constitutional Law, Evidence, Torts, and International Law.   

Before joining Villanova Law School, Nadia served as a Fellow at Yale Law School, a Dean’s Fellow at Columbia Law School, an Assistant Professor  at Tilburg Law School in the Netherlands, and a Defense Counsel at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY).  Nadia’s most recent publications feature on the Houston Law ReviewSeton Hall Law ReviewVirginia Journal of International LawMichigan Journal of International LawColumbia Journal of Transnational Law, and Cornell Journal of International Law, among others. Nadia holds law degrees from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she served as a Dean's Scholar and was awarded the Karin Lest Award for excellence for graduating first in her graduating class.

Nadia has most recently served as an invited expert for the Perry World House, Oxford University, and the International Criminal Court Office of the Prosecutor. Nadia has received grants, fellowships, and awards towards her research from the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO), Columbia Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, P.E.O. International, Charles Koch Foundation, iCourts, Salzburg Cutler Forum, and Gerondelis Foundation. 

Visiting Assistant Professor Nadia Banteka

Office: Rm 243, Law School Building
Phone: 610-519-7074
Fax: 610-519-6837


Courses and Seminars

  • Criminal Law
  • International Criminal Law
  • Intersection of AI and the Law


University of Pennsylvania Law School, LLM, SJD 

University of Nottingham School of Law, LLM in International Criminal Justice

Democritus University of Thrace School of Law, LLB