CIL Seeking Head for its Investment Treaty Research Programme

CIL is seeking to recruit a Head for its Investment Treaty Research programme. As part of an ambitious growth plan, the Centre is looking for an expert in international investment treaties and arbitration to lead this part of its research agenda. We are looking for candidates with strong research, writing, organisational and public speaking capabilities. A graduate degree in law is highly desirable. Experience in investment arbitration as counsel or as arbitrator, although not required, would be an asset.A letter of application together with a resume should be submitted to Ms Sadhna Rai, CIL's Human Resource Executive, at by no later than 15 October 2015. Applicants should arrange for two confidential reference letters to be sent separately to CIL no later than that date. The successful applicant would be expected to take up the position in the first half of 2016. For more information, click here.

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CIL News

Prof Koh Delivers Keynote Speech
Professor Tommy Koh delivered a keynote speech at the 8th Co-operation Forum. MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Research Associate
CIL is delighted to welcome Anais Kedgley Laidlaw as a Research Associate in the Centre’s International Dispute Resolution programme. MORE »
CIL Congratulates Dr Sun Zhen
CIL congratulates Dr Sun Zhen on graduating from Wolfson College at the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. MORE »
First Prize in 2015 Essay Competition
CIL Research Fellow Mr Junianto James Losari won first prize in 2015 CIArb Singapore and 39 Essex Chambers Essay Competition. MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Associate Director
CIL is pleased to announce that Ms Sharon Seah has joined CIL as Associate Director in charge of External Affairs. MORE »
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Research & Publications

Transboundary Pollution: Evolving Issues of International Law and Policy
Edited by Prof S. Jayakumar, Prof Tommy Koh, Assoc Prof Robert Beckman, Dr Hao Duy Phan
Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015
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  • Book Chapter | By: Youna Lyons
    “Regulation of Offshore Hydrocarbon Exploration and Exploitation under International Law”
  • Book Chapter | By: J. Ashley Roach
    “The Role of Global Organisations”
  • Book Chapter | By: CIL Director Robert Beckman
    “Disputed Areas in the South China Sea”
  • Book Chapter | By: CIL Director Robert Beckman
    “State Responsibility and Transboundary Marine Pollution”
  • Book Chapter | By: Youna Lyons
    “Transboundary Pollution from Offshore Activities: A Study of the Montara Offshore Oil Spill”

CIL Researchers’ Activities

Asia-Pacific Deep Sea Mining Summit
CIL’s Youna Lyons and Denise Cheong participated in the ‘Asia-Pacific Deep Sea Mining Summit. MORE »
Arctic Deeply Roundtable Discussion
CIL’s Captain J Ashley Roach and Dr Zhen Sun participated in the Arctic Deeply Roundtable Discussion on Asia and the Arctic. MORE »
Participation at SCS Conference
CIL Director Prof Beckman served as the co-chair of a Working Group on UNCLOS and the South China Sea at a South China Sea Conference. MORE »
2015 Arbitration and Mediation
CIL Practice Fellow Emily Choo was invited to present her paper at the 2015 Taipei International Conference on Arbitration and Mediation. MORE »
11th Annual Conference of ESIL
CIL’s Dr Hao Duy Phan and Ms Ranyta Yusran attended the 11th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law. MORE »
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