Research Associate & PhD Student
International Law, International Human Rights Law, Rights of the Child, International Humanitarian Law, Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, International Relations, Global History
PhD Candidate in International Law (Dr. jur.), IFHV, Ruhr-University Bochum
Master in International Law, Graduate Institute Geneva
Exchange Student, Harvard Law School
B.A. in International Relations, Dresden University of Technology
Exchange Student, Boston University
B.A. in History (pending), Ruhr-University Bochum
Work Experience and other Activities
Judge for the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition
Research Associate, IFHV
Associate Member of the SYLFF Mikrokolleg on Forced Migration at Ruhr-University Bochum
Research Assistant, UN International Law Commission
Research Assistant, IFHV
Statistics Tutor, School of Mathematics, Dresden University of Technology
Most recent Publications
"Jule Giegling: Challenges and Chances of a Written State Report - Analysis and Improvement of a Monitoring Instrument on the Implementation of Human Rights", Journal of International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict 4 (1-2) (2021).
"The Future of “Climate Refugees” in International Law", with Spyridoula Katsoni, Völkerrechtsblog, https://voelkerrechtsblog.org/the-future-of-climate-refugees-in-international-law/.
"Let Kids be Kids!: The Procedural Dimension of the 'Best Interest of the Child' Principle in International Migration Law," Journal of International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict 3 (3-4) (2020): 236-247, doi:10.35998/ huv-2020-0013.
"A Childish Idea: The Proposed Child Rights Amendment to the German Constitution," Verfassungsblog, https://verfassungsblog.de/a-childish-idea/.
"A pushback against international law?: Legal analysis of allegations against the Frontex mission in the Mediterranean" with Kai Budelmann, Völkerrechtsblog, https://voelkerrechtsblog.org/articles/a-pushback-against-international-law/.
"The U.S. v. The Rest of the World: How the Recent Attempts to Reinstall Sanctions Against Iran Undermine the Security Council," Völkerrechtsblog, https://voelkerrechtsblog.org/articles/the-u-s-v-the-rest/.
"How Immune Is China Against Civil Lawsuits in U.S. Courts?," Dresden International Affairs Review, https://www.ddiar.de/post/how-immune-is-china-against-civil-lawsuits-in-u-s-courts.
"A Boom for Chemical Weapons in 2018," Dresden International Affairs Review, https://www.ddiar.de/post/a-boom-for-chemical-weapons-in-2018.
"International Criminal Justice for Cambodia?," Dresden International Affairs Review, https://www.ddiar/post/international-criminal-justice-for-cambodia.
"The Status of Human Rights in Russia," Dresden International Affairs Review, https://www.ddiar.de/post/the-status-of-human-rights-in-russia.
"Ost-Ghouta - das neue Aleppo?: Bewertung der humanitären Lage," BOFAXE, https://www.ifhv.de/documents/bofaxe/bofaxe2018/504d.pdf.
"Wirklich "one of the worst deals in history"?: Zur Zukunft des Atomabkommens mit Iran," BOFAXE, https://www.ifhv.de/documents/bofaxe/bofaxe2018/501.d.pdf.
Grants and Awards
Young Leaders Fellowship of the Tokyo Foundation
Scholarship of the German National Academic Foundation
Excellency Grant from the Rhine-Ruhe Employers Association
Conferences & Panels
Presentation at the Lions Club Hagen, 'Protection of the Rights of Migrant Children in Europe and the World' (original title: 'Der Schutz von Kindermigranten in Europa und der Welt'), Lions Club Hagen
Discussant at the book launch event, 'Challenges and Chances of a Written State Report. Reforming a Monitoring Instrument on the Implementation of Human Rights?', Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict, Bochum
Presentation at the IFHV Research Colloqium, 'Let Kids be Kids! On the Procedural Dimension of the 'Best Interest of the Child Principle' in International Migration Law,' Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict, Bochum
Invited expert, VENRO Working Group on Humanitarian Assistance, 'Basic Legal Frameworks and Mechanisms in International Law for the Protection of Humanitarian Actors,' Berlin
Presentation at the IHEID Master Thesis Share, 'Explosive Investments. How International Law Regulates the Financing of Cluster Munitions,' The Graduate Institute, Geneva