Jan Solski is a Postdoc Research Fellow at the K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, UiT – the Arctic University of Norway. In April 2019, he defended his Ph.D. thesis entitled “Russian Coastal State Jurisdiction over Commercial Vessels Navigating through the Northern Sea Route”. Jan holds academic degrees from Poland and Norway. He spent time as visiting fellow at the Norwegian University Centre in St. Petersburg, as well as the Centre for International Law at the National University of Singapore. He presented his research in Australia, Canada, Finland, Germany, Norway, Poland, Russia, Singapore, and published in academic and popular journals.