College of Law University of Nebraska-Lincoln • Professor of Space Law

Professor Dr. Frans G. von der Dunk holds the Harvey and Susan Perlman Alumni / Othmer Chair of Space Law at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s LL.M. Programme on Space, Cyber and Telecommunication Law since January 2008. He also is Director of Black Holes BV, Consultancy in space law and policy, based in Leiden, The Netherlands. He successfully defended his doctoral dissertation on ‘Private Enterprise and Public Interest in the European ‘Spacescape’’ in 1998, has edited and written the first major Handbook of Space Law in 2015, and has published some 200 articles and various other books on space law, as well as given some 140 presentations worldwide on the subject.