Dr Carolin Liss

Project Director
Senior Researcher
Research Department:
Transnational Actors

Contact

E-Mail: liss @hsfk .de

CV

since 2014Research fellow at PRIF
2010-2013Research Fellow, Griffith Asia Institute and Centre for Governance and Public Policy, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
2008-2009Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Lecturer and  Tutor,  Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
2008PhD Politics/Asian Studies, Murdoch University, Perth. Thesis Title: Maritime Piracy in Southeast Asia and Bangladesh, 1992-2006: A Prismatic Interpretation of Security.
2003Master's degree in History and Politics, University of Hanover, Germany
2001Bachelor of Arts, Honours, First Class, Asian Studies, Murdoch University, Perth
2000Bachelor  of  Arts  in  History,  Politics  and International  Studies, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia.

Expertise

Dr Carolin Liss is working on the following issues:

  • Maritime security
  • Piracy
  • South-East Asian politics
  • Natural resources
  • Privatization of security

Publications

Piracy in Southeast Asia | 2017

Liss, Carolin (2017): Piracy in Southeast Asia. Trends, Hot Spots and Responses, in: Liss, Carolin/Biggs, Ted (eds), Piracy at Sea. Trends, Hot Spots and Responses, Milton Park: Routledge, 1–13.

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Piracy at Sea | 2017

Liss, Carolin/Biggs, Ted (2017): Piracy at Sea. Trends, Hot Spots and Responses, Milton Park: Routledge.

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Piracy and Maritime Violence in the Waters between Sabah and the Southern Philippines | 2017

Liss, Carolin (2017): Piracy and Maritime Violence in the Waters between Sabah and the Southern Philippines, in: Liss, Carolin/Biggs, Ted (eds), Piracy at Sea. Trends, Hot Spots and Responses, Milton Park: Routledge, 151–167.

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Conclusions | 2017

Liss, Carolin (2017): Conclusions, in: Liss, Carolin/Biggs, Ted (eds), Piracy at Sea. Trends, Hot Spots and Responses, Milton Park: Routledge, 168–174.

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Challenging Sovereignty and State Control of Violence at Sea? | 2017

Liss, Carolin (2017): Challenging Sovereignty and State Control of Violence at Sea? The Operations of Private Anti-Piracy Security Providers, in: Gertheiss, Svenja/Herr, Stefanie/Wolf, Klaus Dieter/Wunderlich, Carmen (eds), Resistance and Change in World Politics. International Dissidence, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 79-108.

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Piracy in Southeast Asia | 2017

Liss, Carolin/Biggs, Ted (eds), (2017): Piracy in Southeast Asia. Trends, Hot Spots and Responses, London and New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, https://www.routledge.com/(...).

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PMSCs in Maritime Security and Anti-piracy Control | 2016

Liss, Carolin (2016): PMSCs in Maritime Security and Anti-piracy Control, in: Leander, Anna/Abrahamsen, Rita (eds), Routledge Handbook of Private Security, Milton Park: Routledge, 61–69.

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Editorial: Regulating Private Maritime Security Providers | 2015

Carolin Liss/Patricia Schneider, Editorial: Regulating Private Maritime Security Providers, in: Ocean Development and International Law, 46(2), 2015, S. 81-83.

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Contemporary Maritime Piracy in Malaysia | 2015

Carolin Liss, Contemporary Maritime Piracy in Malaysia, in: Meredith Weiss (Hg.), Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Malaysia, Milton Park/New York (Routledge), 2015, S. 439-450.

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(Re)Establishing Control? | 2015

Carolin Liss, (Re)Establishing Control? Flag State Regulation of Antipiracy PMSCs, in: Ocean Development and International Law, 46(2), 2015, S. 84-97.

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The Unique Challenges and Difficulties of Maritime Security Research | 2014

Carolin Liss, The Unique Challenges and Difficulties of Maritime Security Research, SAIS Review of International Affairs, vol. XXXIII no. 2 (Summer–Fall 2013), Januar 2014.

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Security Sector Reform in Southeast Asia | 2014

Carolin Liss, Security Sector Reform in Southeast Asia: The role of Private Military and Security Companies, in: Felix Heiduk (Hg.), Moving from Policy to Practice: Security Sector Reform in Southeast Asia, LIT Verlag, 2014.

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Global Corporate Crime-Fighters | 2014

Carolin Liss/Jason Sharman, Global Corporate Crime-Fighters: Private Transnational Responses to Piracy and Money Laundering, in: Review of International Political Economy, 2014. DOI: 10.1080/09692290.2014.936482.

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Assessing Contemporary Maritime Piracy in Southeast Asia | 2014

Carolin Liss, Assessing Contemporary Maritime Piracy in Southeast Asia: Trends, Hotspots and Responses, PRIF Report No.125, Frankfurt/M., 2014.

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Private Military and Security Companies in Maritime Security Governance | 2013

Carolin Liss, Private Military and Security Companies in Maritime Security Governance, in A. P. Jakobi and K. D. Wolf (eds), The Transnational Governance of Violence and Crime. Non-State Actors in Security. Houndmills: Palgrave, 2013.

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New Actors and the State | 2013

Caroline Liss, New Actors and the State: Addressing Maritime Security Threats in Southeast Asia, Contemporary Southeast Asia, 35(2), August 2013, S.141-62.

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Privatising Anti-piracy Services in Southeast Asia | 2012

Carolin Liss, Privatising Anti-piracy Services in Southeast Asia, in: Patrick Cullen and Claude Berube (eds), Maritime Private Security: Market Responses to Piracy, Terrorism and Waterborne Security risks in the 21st Century, Routledge, 2012, S. 51-64.

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The Privatisation of Maritime Security in Southeast Asia | 2011

Carolin Liss, The Privatisation of Maritime Security in Southeast Asia: The Impact on Regional Security Cooperation, in: Australian Journal of International Affairs, 2011.

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Securing Energy Supply | 2011

Carolin Liss, Securing Energy Supply: The Maritime Dimension, in: Benjamin K. Sovacool (Hg.), The Routledge Energy Security Handbook, Routledge, 2011, S. 113-28.

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Oceans  of  Crime | 2011

Carolin Liss, Oceans  of  Crime:  Maritime  Piracy  and  Transnational  Security  in Southeast Asia and Bangladesh, International Institute for Asian Studies and Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, 2011.

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The Privatisation of the Fight against Pirates | 2009

Carolin Liss, De privatisering van de bestrijding van zeeroof (The Privatisation of the Fight against Pirates), in: Justitiële Verkenningen, jaargang 35, Dezember 2009, S. 63-80.

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Regulating Private Security Providers in the Maritime Sphere | 2009

Carolin Liss, Regulating Private Security Providers in the Maritime Sphere: Legal Challenges and Dilemmas, in: Journal on International Security, Dezember 2009, S. 57-82.

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Losing Control? | 2009

Carolin Liss, Losing Control? The Privatisation of Anti-piracy Services in Southeast Asia, in: Australian Journal of International Affairs, Special Issue, 63(3), 2009, S. 390-403.

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