Dorottya Bognar

Dorottya Bognar is a PhD Candidate at the Department of Sociology, Political Science and Community Planning, UiT – The Arctic University of Norway, and a guest researcher at the Fridtjof Nansen Institute in Lysaker, Norway. Her project focuses on the negotiations of the IMO’s mandatory Polar Code, and in particular Russia’s role in these negotiations. He research is also part of the A-LEX project “Regulating Arctic Shipping: Political, legal, technological and environmental challenges”. She holds an LL.M degree in Law of the Sea and an M.Phil degree in Peace and Conflict Transformation, both from UiT, and a BA degree in International Relations Studies from the University of Szeged, Hungary. Her passion is anything that has to do with ships and the sea.