Berlin Potsdam Research Group KFG - "International Rule of Law - Rise or Decline?"
Sophie Schuberth is a research fellow and PhD-candidate at Freie Universität Berlin, working in the Berlin Potsdam Research Group The International Rule of Law- Rise or Decline?. As part of her PhD project she was a visiting research fellow at the Minerva Center for Human Rights at Hebrew University of Jerusalem funded by a scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Her research focuses on the obligations and rights of third states in situations of occupation. Her other fields of interest include the law of state responsibility, international humanitarian law, the law of the sea, dispute resolution and norm change in international law. During her law studies in Berlin (Freie Universität) and Barcelona (ESADE Law School) she specialised in public international and European law. As part of her studies she took part in the Philipp C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition and the International Day of Crisis. Besides that, she has worked as a student assistant for Prof. Heike Krieger and interned at the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy. She is an editor at Völkerrechtsblog and co-host of the Völkerrechtspodcast.
#1 Das Interventionsverbot: Von Nicaragua bis Belarus, Völkerrechtsblog, 08.01.2021, available here (with Philipp Eschenhagen, Isabel Lischewski and Erik Tuchtfeld).
The International Law Commission as an interpreter of international law?: An introduction, Völkerrechtsblog, 22.02.2021, available here (with Justine Batura and Sué González Hauck).