Ocean Law and Policy Research Positions Available

The Centre for International Law (CIL) recently secured a research grant from the Singapore Maritime Institute to expand its research programme in Oceans Law and Policy. The grant is for a term of three years. The project will focus on issues concerning the international regulation of shipping and governance of the marine environment. CIL is seeking to recruit two full-time researchers with experience in law of the sea, maritime law, international law or environmental law. To find out more and apply for the positions, please click here.

Upcoming CIL Events


CIL News

CIL Welcomes New Director
CIL is pleased to welcome Professor Lucy Reed, an internationally renowned practitioner-scholar of international law, as the Centre’s new Director. MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Research Associate
CIL is delighted to welcome Nivedita as a Research Associate under the ESI-CIL Nuclear Governance Project. MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Senior Research Fellow
CIL is delighted to welcome Anthony Wetherall as a Senior Research Fellow under the ESI-CIL Nuclear Governance Project. MORE »
CIL IAP Member Nominated as ITLOS Judge
CIL is pleased to announce that H.E. Arif Havas Oegroseno has been nominated as a judge to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS). MORE »
Port Authority Appreciation Ceremony
The Maritime Port & Authority of Singapore, organiser of the Singapore Maritime Week 2016, invited CIL to an Appreciation Reception. MORE »

Research & Publications

Promoting Compliance: The Role of Dispute Settlement and Monitoring Mechanisms in ASEAN Instruments
by Robert Beckman, Leonardo Bernard, Hao Duy Phan, Tan Hsien-Li and Ranyta Yusran
Cambridge University Press, 2016
For details and ordering information, click here.

CIL Researchers’ Activities

Panel Discussion – Rule of Law and DR
CIL Director Prof Lucy Reed participated in the Panel Discussion on The Rule of Law and Dispute Resolution. MORE »
40th Annual COLP Conference
CIL’s Prof Beckman and Capt Roach presented at the 40th Annual COLP Conference.
US-China Dialogue
CIL Director Prof Beckman made a speech at the US-China Dialogue on Maritime Disputes and IL.
4th APOLIA Conference
CIL’s Dr Zhen Sun delivered a presentation at the 4th APOLIA Conference. MORE »
EU-DAV High-Level Workshop
CIL Dir Beckman’s draft paper from EU-DAV High-Level Workshop: Maritime Security and Development.