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Dr Constantinos Yiallourides is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Public International Law at the University of Aberdeen. He is also the Arthur Watts Research Fellow on the Law of the Sea and Territorial Disputes at the British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL) where he leads the Watts programme of research and events on global ocean governance and territorial disputes.
Dr Yiallourides was previously Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Tokyo, Japan (2018-2020) where he carried a research project on 'Deep-Sea Minerals and Methane Hydrates in Japan and Beyond', funded by a Fellowship of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), an award administered jointly with the British Academy.
Dr Yiallourides' research spans a number of areas of international law, including the law of the sea, the laws concerning the acquisition and attribution of territory, environmental and natural resources law, and the peaceful settlement of international disputes. He has published widely in these areas and has provided expert advice and training to governments, international organizations, and other entities on matters of international law.
Dr Yiallourides' recent book publications include, ‘The Use of Force in relation to Sovereignty Disputes over Land Territory’ (BIICL, 2018), ‘Maritime Disputes and International Law: Disputed Waters and Seabed Resources in Asia and Europe' (Routledge, 2019) and 'Offshore Methane Hydrates in Japan: Prospects, Challenges and the Law' (BIICL, 2020).