Theresa Bosl

PhD Student


    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

    German Constitutional Law, Public International Law, European Law

    Research Focus

    PhD thesis: “Gegenwart und Zukunft der Terrorismusbekämpfung in der föderalen Sicherheitsarchitektur“ (Present and future of counter-terrorism in the federal security architecture)



    First Legal State Exam, Ruhr University Bochum (Germany), specialization in 'International and European Law'

    10/2013 - 10/2018

    Studies in Law, Ruhr-University Bochum (Germany)


    A levels ('Abitur'), Schiller-Schule Bochum (Germany)

    Work Experience and other Activities

    Since 07/2021

    Research Assistant, Jacques Delors Centre, Hertie School of Governance

    08/2019 - 07/2021

    Research Assistant, German Parliament’s Administration, 1st Investigation Committee (Breitscheidplatz)

    08/2019 - 03/2020

    Research Assistant, Coach of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition Team, Hertie School of Governance

    03/2019 - 08/2019

    Linklaters LLP (Düsseldorf/Berlin), Competition Law, Environmental Law

    Most recent Publications


    „Alles richtig gemacht?: Das EGMR-Urteil zum Luftangriff im Kundus“, Völkerrechtsblog,


    „Das Friedenssicherungsrecht der UN – Defizite und Reformoptionen“, Humanitäres Völkerrecht, Band 2, Heft 3–4, S. 241–259 

    Grants and Awards

    09/2015 - 04/2016

    Participation in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition; German National 3rd Place (out of 21); Advanced Rounds Team in the International Rounds in Washington, D.C.; Final Ranking: 29th out of more than 550 teams

    Since 03/2014

    Scholarship of Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst e.V.

    Language Skills

    German (mother tongue)

    English (fluent)

    French (basic skills)

    Latin ('Latinum')