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

Keynote Speech at Business Forum
Professor Tommy Koh, Chairman of CIL’s Governing Board, was the keynote speaker at the Singapore Regional Business Forum. MORE »
NUS FoL 2015 Commencement Ceremony
Professor Tommy Koh, the Chairman of CIL’s Governing Board, served as the Commencement Speaker at the 2015 Commencement Ceremony. MORE »
2015 ATRS World Conference
CIL is proud to support NUS’s joint organisation of the 2015 Air Transport Research Society (ATRS) World Conference. MORE »
2015 Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship Award
CIL congratulates Harpreet Kaur Dhillon, CIL Practice Fellow, on her award of the 2015 Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship. MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Research Associate
CIL is pleased to announce that Mark Jason Huber has joined CIL as a Research Associate. 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: 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: Prof Tommy Koh
    “21st Century Maritime Silk Road” pdf-icon-small PDF
  • Commentary | By: Prof Tommy Koh
    “International law and refugees” pdf-icon-small PDF
  • Commentary | By: Prof Tommy Koh
    “The Asian way to settle disputes” pdf-icon-small PDF
  • Commentary | By: CIL Director Robert Beckman
    “China and ‘might makes right’ at sea” pdf-icon-small PDF

CIL Researchers’ Activities

Indonesia Decommissioning Conference
Ms Youna Lyons was invited to and presented at the Indonesia Decommissioning Conference in Bandung, Indonesia. MORE »
Participation at China-ASEAN Forum
CIL’s Dr Hao Duy Phan and Dr Sun Zhen were invited to speak at the China-ASEAN Forum on Law, Policy and Management of the Sea. MORE »
Defences in Investment Treaty Law
CIL Practice Fellow Ms Harpreet Kaur Dhillon was invited to act as one of four instructors in a workshop in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. MORE »
39th Annual COLP Conference
CIL was a sponsoring organisation at the 39th Annual Conference of the Center for Oceans Law and Policy (COLP). MORE »
Symposium on Global Commons and LOS
Prof Beckman, Captain Roach, Mr Bernard and Dr Sun participated in the 2015 International Symposium on Global Commons and the Law of the Sea. MORE »
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