Tina Kempin
Assistant Professor
Government
757-594-7821 | tina.kempin@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
International relations and comparative politics, especially international law, human rights, genocide, international criminal law, international humanitarian law (law of war), ethnic conflict, international conflict, and peace studies. Geographic specializations are the politics of Northern Ireland and Switzerland and European Politics in general (European Union, Council of Europe, European law).

Education
Ph.D., International Relations and International Law, University of Zurich, 2006
Masters degree, University of Zurich, 2002   

Memberships/Associations
“Forschungskredit der Universität Zürich,” research grant funded by the University of Zurich, for research and completion of dissertation, 2005-2007
Teaching Skills Certificate, University of Zurich, awarded with distinction, 2005

Memberships/Associations
American Society for International Law (ASIL)
European Society for International Law (ESIL)
American Political Science Association (APSA)
Swiss Political Science Association (ASSH)
International Studies Association (ISA)
Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN)

Community Service
“Mentoring Deutschweiz” participant, mentoring program for young female academics in Switzerland, 2005
Member of steering committee and elected Representative in the University of Zurich Law School Faculty Meeting for the Association of Research Assistants of the University of Zurich Law School (JAZ)