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Dr Kubo Mačák

Senior Lecturer


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Kubo joined the University of Exeter as a Lecturer in Law in August 2013 and has been a Senior Lecturer since August 2016. He also led the mooting programme at Exeter Law School from 2013 to 2016.

He holds the degrees of DPhil, MPhil, and MJur from the University of Oxford, and an undergraduate degree in law from Charles University in Prague. In 2012, he was awarded the Diploma of the Hague Academy of International Law.

Kubo has been a Europaeum visiting researcher at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and the International Committee of the Red Cross in Geneva, a visiting researcher at the Institute of Public International Law at the University of Bonn, and a Research Fellow of the Minerva Center for the Rule of Law under Extreme Conditions at the University of Haifa, Israel.

He has worked at the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague and at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Arusha, Tanzania. He has also served as a law clerk to the President of the Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic. He is currently serving as an expert member of the International Humanitarian Law Group of the Manual on International Law Applicable to Military Uses of Outer Space (MILAMOS) project.

Kubo's research interests span general international law, international humanitarian law, and the law of cyber security.

Kubo is currently on a study leave from the University of Exeter, completing a monograph on Internationalized Armed Conflicts in International Law (forthcoming in June 2018). Between September and December 2017, he is a Gastwissenschaftler (visiting scholar) at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and Public International Law in Heidelberg, Germany.