Lisa Cohen

Research Associate & PhD Student

    Address

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

    Nationality

    German

    Research Interests

    Public International Law, International Human Rights Law, International Environmental Law

    Research Focus

    International Humanitarian Law, International Law in Cyberspace

    Education

    Since 09/2020

    PhD Candidate in International Law (Dr. jur.), Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV), Ruhr-University Bochum

    06/2020
    First Legal State Exam, Ruhr University Bochum (Germany), specialization in ‘International and European Law’
    07/2013
    A-levels (‘Abitur’), Gymnasium Langenberg (Germany)
    08/2010 – 06/2011
    Student exchange in Marshall, Minnesota (United States)

    Work Experience and other Activities

    Since 09/2020

    Research Associate, Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV), Faculty of Law, Ruhr-University Bochum

    Since 09/2020
    Deputy Editor for the Journal of International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (JILPAC)
    09/2017 - 08/2018
    Student Assistant, Zentrum für Internationales / Center for International Affairs (ZfI), Faculty of Law, Ruhr-University Bochum
    09/2017 - 03/2018
    Coach of the Ruhr University team for the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition
    09/2016 - 03/2017
    Participation in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition

    Most recent Publications

    2021

    "Can Bangladesh preserve the Brahmaputra? On the international law governing China’s and India’s dam projects", Völkerrechtsblog, https://voelkerrechtsblog.org/can-bangladesh-preserve-the-brahmaputra/

    2020

    "The new era of disinformation wars: Does international humanitarian law sufficiently regulate the use of deepfakes?", Völkerrechtsblog, https://voelkerrechtsblog.org/the-new-era-of-disinformation-wars/

    2020

    „Die Causa Soleimani: Zur Legalität von targeted killings im Völkerrecht“, Journal of International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict 3 (3-4) (2020)

    Language Skills

    German (mother tongue)
    English (fluent)
    French (basic)
    Dutch (beginner)