Dr Irene Couzigou
Dr Couzigou is a senior lecturer in general public international law. Her current research relates to the emerging international law on cyber security. Dr Irene Couzigou has also published extensively in the fields of the use of force, the law of international organisations, international human rights law, and French constitutional law. She is a member of Scotlin (Scottish Law and Innovation Network) steering group. She advised the Scottish government on its cyber resilience strategy, as well as the United Arab Emirates and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime on the use of the Internet by terrorists. Dr Couzigou was awarded an LLM and a PhD by the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris 2). Before coming to Aberdeen, she researched and taught at the University of Paris II (France), the University of Heidelberg (Germany), the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law (Germany) and the University of Mannheim (Germany). Dr. Couzigou can read, speak, and write at academic level in English, French, and German.