Who runs the Centre？
Director of the PCRC
Professor of International Law, GSICS, Kobe University
Research Interest: Public International Law; Arctic Law; Antarctic Treaty System; International Environmental Law, International Lawmaking Process. See his personal HP. He is a member of the International Arctic Science Committee’s Social and Human Working Group (IASC-SHWG) and an Executive Committee member of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Humanities and Social Sciences Expert Group (HASSEG).
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow (Standard) and Invited Associate Professor, PCRC-GSICS, Kobe University (June 2017- June 2019)
Affiliation： Associate Professor of Shanghai Ocean University, Shanghai China
Research Interest: Marine living resources conservation in polar areas; oceans policies and regulations. She has got papers published in journals in control and protection of marine environment, polar fisheries management, Arctic shipping, and Chinese fisheries policies, etc
Recent Publications: -"Stirred Water Under the Ice Cap: An Analysis on A5’s Stewardship in the Central Arctic Ocean Fisheries Management" Arctic Yearbook, 2016: 453-466.
-“Comparison of Arctic Navigation Administration between Russia and Canada” in Myron H. Nordquist, John Norton Moore, and Ronan Long (Eds) Challenges of the Changing Arctic: Continental Shelf, Navigation, and Fisheries. Boston: Brill Nijhoff Publishers, 2016: 286-302.
Nikolas P. SELLHEIM
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow (Short-Term) and PCRC Senior Research Fellow (February 28, 2017- February 27, 2018)
Research Interest: Arctic law and governance; maritime societies; marine mammal hunting; legal anthropology. Nikolas is the co-Editor-in-Chief of Polar Record , the journal of the Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge, UK.
- Scopes and Limits of ‘Arcticness’ – Arctic Livelihoods, Marine Mammals, and the Law. (forthcoming). In: Kelman, Ilan (ed.). Arcticness and change: Power and voice from the north. London: UCL Press.
- The Voice of Disapproval: The Expressive Function and Paradox of the EU Seal Regime. 2016. The Polar Journal 6 (2): 224-242.
Associate Professor of International Law, GSICS, Kobe University
Research Interest: Public International Law; International Institutional Law; Law of International Responsibility
Associate Professor of International Relations, GSICS, Kobe University
Research Interest: Theories of International Politics; International Norm; Global Governance
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Maritime Sciences, Kobe University
Research Interest: Atmospheric and Environmental Science
Assistant Professor of the Centre, GSICS, Kobe University
Research Interest: Public International law; Law of Treaties; Treaty Interpretation
Recent Publication:"Evolutionary Interpretation of Treaties Re-examined: The Two-Stage Reasoning ," Journal of International Cooperation Studies, Vol.22 No.2/3 (2015), pp.127-149.
E-mail: kobe_arctic_research2 [at]diamond.kobe-u.ac.jp
Lindsay Arthur TAMM
Research Fellow of PCRC-GSICS, Kobe University (June 20-September 30, 2016)
Affiliation： Polar Law graduate student at the University of Akureyri, Iceland
Research Interest: Public International Law; Arctic Governance; Antarctic Treaty; Arctic Council Observer States
Visiting Professor, GSICS, Kobe University
PCRC Member (July 1-September 16, 2016)
Affiliation: Professor, UiT, Arctic University of Norway; Leader, K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea
Research Interest: International law of the sea, International environmental law and international fisheries law
Recent Publications: Tore Henriksen,“Protecting Polar Environments: Coherency in Regulating Arctic Shipping.” In Rosemary Rayfuse (ed.), Research Handbook on International Marine Environmental Law (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015), pp. 363-384; Tore Henriksen,“Conservation of marine biodiversity and the International Maritime Organization.” In Christina Voigt (ed.), Rule of Law for Nature: New Dimensions and Ideas in Environmental Law (Cambridge University Press, 2013), pp.331-346.
JSPS Invited Fellow (July 1-August 29, 2016) and Visiting Professor, PCRC-GSICS, Kobe University
Affiliation:School of International Relations, St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Research Interest:Russia's Arctic strategy; Arctic in global politics
Recent Publications：Sergunin A., Konyshev V., Russia in the Arctic Hard or Soft Power? (idem-Verlag, 2016); Konyshev V., Sergunin A., "Is Russia a revisionist military power inthe Arctic?," Defense and Security Analysis, Vol.30 No.4, (2014),pp.323-335.
Visiting Professor (March 3-April 7, 2016), PCRC-GSICS, Kobe University
Affiliation： Professor of Public International Law, Director of the Institute of Air and Space Law, University of Lapland, Finland
Research Interest: Public International Law; Space Law; International Environmental Law; Law of the Sea; Arctic Law