Kai Budelmann

Student Assistant


    Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV) Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) Bochumer Fenster, 4th floor Massenbergstraße 9 B 44787 Bochum Germany



    Research Interests

    Public International Law


    A levels (‚Abitur‘), Max-Planck-Gymnasium, Dortmund
    Since 10/2018
    Studies in Law, Ruhr-University Bochum (Germany)

    Work Experience and other Activities

    Since 08/2021

    Student coach for Ruhr University's 2022 Philip C. Jessup International law Moot Court Team

    Since 10/2020
    Student Assistant, IFHV Bochum (Germany)
    07/2020 - 04/2021

    Participation in the 2021 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition (Team placing 123rd out of 574 in the international rounds, individually places 72nd pleader in the preliminary rounds

    Since 07/2020
    Student assistant at the chair for Criminal Law, Criminal Procedural Law and International Criminal Law, Prof. Sabine Swoboda, Ruhr-University Bochum
    Since 05/2020
    Member of the Refugee Law Clinic at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum

    Most recent Publications


    "A pushback against international law?: Legal analysis of allegations against the Frontex mission in the Mediterranean" with Jan-Phillip Graf, Völkerrechtsblog, https://voelkerrechtsblog.org/articles/a-pushback-against-international-law/

    Language Skills

    German (mother tongue)
    English (fluent)
    French (fluent)