K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea

The K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea was established on 1 September 2013. The Centre is financed by the K. G. Jebsen Foundation and UiT the Arctic University of Norway.


New PhD at JCLOS!

Jan Jakub Solski successfully defended his thesis "Russian Coastal State Jurisdiction over Commercial Vessels Navigating the Northern Sea Route", on Tuesday 23 April 2019, with very engaging discussions between him and his opponents, Professor Alla Podznakova and Professor Ted McDorman!


Defense of dissertation - Natalia Ermolina

On 7 May 2019, Natalia Ermolina, will defend her thesis "The Law of Shared Hydrocarbon Resources and the Questions of Shared State Responsibility for Environmental Harm Arising from Their Cooperative Management". More information about the defense and the trial lecture, here.


New position as Postdoctor fellow at the Centre

The Centre announces a new vacant position for a Postdoctor Fellow. For more information about the vacant position click here.


New posts on the JCLOS blog

Two new posts are published on the JCLOS blog concerning the Intergovernmental Conference on marine biodiversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction (the BBNJ process): Kristine Gu writes about “Assessing the Role of Strategic Environmental Assessments in the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Marine Biodiversity of Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction” and Vito De Lucia is "Reflecting on the meaning of "not underminding" ahead of IGC-2".


New post on the JCLOS blog

Professor Tore Henriksen has published a new post for the JCLOS blog on the Senator Case (the Snow Crab Case)




Contact information:


Centre leader: Professor Tore Henriksen: tore.henriksen@uit.no

Assistant leader: Professor Ingvild U. Jakobsen: ingvild.jakobsen@uit.no

Administration: Senior Advisor Christin Skjervold: christin.skjervold@uit.no  

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