CIL Research Positions in International Dispute Resolution

The Centre for International Law (CIL) of the National University of Singapore (NUS) is embarking on a new research programme in International Dispute Resolution (IDR) in which it will undertake research in the various methods of resolving disputes. CIL currently has two positions for Research Fellows. Candidates with a doctorate in international law are preferred, but CIL will also consider applicants with an LL.M. in international law if they also have practical experience in dispute resolution. Candidates who have held internships at the PCA or ICJ are encouraged to apply if they have the requisite academic qualifications. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and their CV to Ms Renee Chan, CIL's head of human resources, at by no later than 4 May 2015. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by the end of May for an interview.

Upcoming CIL Events


CIL News

Positions in Int’l Dispute Resolution
CIL currently has two positions for Research Fellows for its new research programme in International Dispute Resolution. MORE »
Summer Internship with ILC
CIL is accepting applications for a summer internship with the International Law Commission (ILC). MORE »
Research Assistant Positions
CIL is looking for three research assistants for the Investment Treaty Programme. Application deadline: 27 March 2015 MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Research Associate
CIL is pleased to announce that Chang Ya Lan has joined CIL as a Research Associate. MORE »
New Senior Visiting Research Fellow
CIL welcomed Senior Visiting Research Fellow Dr Lynn Kuok in February 2015. MORE »
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Research & Publications

Towards a Rules-Based Community: An ASEAN Legal Service
By Jean-Claude Piris and Walter Woon, S.C.
Cambridge University Press, 2015
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  • Book | By: Stefano Inama and Edmund W. Sim
    “Rules of Origin in ASEAN – A Way Forward”
  • Article | By: James Losari & Michael Ewing-Chow
    “Pacific Rim Investment Treaty Practice: Regional Considerations – Reflective or Reactionary? Indonesia’s Approaches to International Investment Agreements and Recommendations for the Future”
  • Article | By: James Losari
    “Searching for an Ideal International Investment Protection Regime for ASEAN + Dialogue Partners (RCEP): Where do we begin?” pdf-icon-small PDF
  • Commentary | By: Leonardo Bernard
    “Historic Fishing Rights and the Nine-Dash Line (A Response to PacNet #88)” pdf-icon-small PDF
  • Article | By: Hao Duy Phan
    “Institutional Design and Its Constraints: Explaining ASEAN’s Role in the Temple of Preah Vihear Dispute” pdf-icon-small PDF
  • Article | By: Hao Duy Phan
    “Resolving the Dispute over Pedra Branca: Lessons Learned for Vietnam in the South China Sea Disputes”

CIL Researchers’ Activities

Investment Law Lecture at MTIC Program
CIL’s Prof. Michael Ewing-Chow and James Losari were invited to teach Investment Law at UPH, Indonesia.
World Congress on International Law
CIL’s Dr Hao Duy Phan, Leo Bernard, James Losari and Harpreet Kaur Dhillon participated in the World Congress on International Law. MORE »
Speech to Georgetown Alumni about TPP
Professor Michael Ewing-Chow was invited to the Global Georgetown Alumni Academic Program to share his views on the ongoing TPP negotiations. MORE »
International Criminal Law Conference
CIL Research Fellow Ms Ranyta Yusran was invited to participate in the Second Conference on the ‘Historical Origin of International Criminal Law’. MORE »
6th SCS International Conference
CIL Director Beckman, Capt J Ashley Roach and CIL’s Dr Hao Duy Phan participated in the 6th South China Sea International Conference. MORE »
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