Dr. Malcolm Jorgensen is a fellow of the Berlin Potsdam Research Group “International Law – Rise or Decline?” hosted at Humboldt University, Berlin. He holds a PhD in International Law and United States Foreign Policy from the Sydney Law School, University of Sydney, where he lectured in Public International Law and remains an associate of the Sydney Centre for International Law. Malcolm was formerly resident at the United States Studies Centre, University of Sydney, where he was a research associate and lecturer in American politics. He most recently served as an Assistant Director in the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, International Legal Branch and Sanctions, Treaties & Transnational Crime Branch. His research covers the politics of international law, American domestic and foreign policy, and the US-Australia Alliance. A monograph based on his doctoral research is due to be published by Cambridge University Press (2019).