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Seokwoo Lee, Inha University, South Korea
Clive Schofield, World Maritime University, Sweden

Managing Editor:
Lowell Bautista, University of Wollongong, Australia

State Practice Editor:
Anastasia Telesetsky, University of Idaho, USA

Current Legal Developments Editor:
Warwick Gullett, University of Wollongong, Australia

Editorial Board Members:
Alfonso Ascencio Herrera, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands
Betsy B. Baker, Vermont Law School and University of Washington, USA
Jay Batongbacal, University of the Philippines, Philippines
Sherry Broder, Jon Van Dyke Institute, USA
Chie Kojima, Musashino University, Japan
Young Kil Park, Korea Maritime Institute, South Korea
James Kraska, Naval War College, USA
Joanna Mossop, Victoria University, Australia
Thi Lan Anh Nguyen, Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, Vietnam
Dustin Kuan-Hsiung Wang, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
Guifang Julia Xue, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Advisory Board Members:
Sam Bateman, University of Wollongong, Australia
Robert Beckman, National University of Singapore, Singapore
David Freestone, George Washington University, USA
Ted McDorman, University of Victoria, Canada
Keyuan Zou, University of Central Lancashire, England
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Seokwoo Lee, D.Phil. (2001), Oxford, is Professor of Public International Law at Inha University Law School, Incheon, Korea. He is Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Asian Yearbook of International Law and the Executive Editor of the Korean Journal of International and Comparative Law (KJICL).
Clive Schofield, Ph.D. (2000), University of Durham, is Professor and Head of Research, WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute, World Maritime University, Malmö, Sweden. He has published widely on maritime delimitation and jurisdictional issues and technical aspects of the law of the sea.

Asia-Pacific Journal of Ocean Law and Policy

The Asia-Pacific Journal of Ocean Law and Policy explores ocean law and policy issues in the most economically dynamic region in the world: the Asia-Pacific. These ocean spaces are crucial to international trade and are becoming increasingly important in terms of marine resources and services. Hotly contested, the region is subject to enhanced threats such as pollution, conflicting activities, over-exploitation and environmental degradation. Escalating ocean governance challenges coupled with mounting tensions in the region have made studies focusing on this area an especially pertinent topic for scholarly research and consideration in securing and maintaining peace in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond.
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