Hon.-Prof. Dr.Dr.h.c. Erich Kussbach, LL.M. (Yale)
Member of the Arbitration Panel for In Rem Restitution.
Former member of the International Humanitarian Fact Finding Commission, founding Prorector of the "Gyula Andrássy German-Language University Budapest", retired Austrian Ambassador. Full Member of the European Academy of Sciences and the Arts.
1953, 1958 Universities of Budapest and Vienna (Dr. rer. pol.; Dr. iur.).
1961 Yale University (Master of Law).
Joined Austria's diplomatic service in 1963. Served to Hungary as Ambassador and was permanent representative at the International Danube Commission as his last posts between 1993 and 1996.
Since 1996, Honorary Professor of International Humanitarian Law, University of Linz.
Until 2008 Professor of International Law at the Catholic Pázmány Péter University, Budapest.
Author of numerous publications in the fields of International Law, Private International Law, Philosophy of Law and Political Science.
Member of the Arbitration Panel for In Rem Restitution appointed by Austria since 2001.