Lieutenant Colonel Dr. Jan Asmus Bischoff teaches at the German Army Officer School in Dresden. He is a German lawyer and previously worked as in-house counsel for a privately owned bank and as attorney in law firms focusing on investment arbitration and shipping law. He has taught at Hamburg University and Indiana University Bloomington, Maurer School of Law.
After obtaining his first legal degree from the University of Hamburg in 2005, he worked for four years as a researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Hamburg. In 2008, he received his LL.M. degree as a Hauser Scholar from New York University School of Law. In 2010, he completed his Ph.D. thesis on uniform private law conventions and EU law.
Jan Bischoff regularly publishes articles on international investment law and European law.