Mr. Saravanan R is the Teaching and Research Assistant at Gujarat Maritime University. An alumnus with a Masters (LL.M) in Maritime Law, he has published four research papers in various journals and magazines, including the National Law School of India University (NLSIU) Law magazine and NULAS CIPR’s The Intellectual Property Law Review. He is a member of the research team in the project on the ‘GMU-ISWAN Joint Survey Research on issues related to recruitment and placement of Indian seafarers.’ He also works in the consolidation of Admiralty Orders/Judgements of various Admiralty Courts for the GMU Admiralty Law Reporter.
Mr. Saravanan is also a member of multiple significant committees at the university including the Disciplinary Committee, Examination Committee, Alumni affairs committee and Student Grievance redressal/Disciplinary Committee. Recently, he secured two separate full Scholarships and participated in ‘Global Forum on Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Current and future developments – Third Edition 2022’ and in ‘Online Workshop on National Legal Implementation of the ILO Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 – 2022 Edition’ organized by the International Training Center, of International Labour Organization in October and November 2022 respectively.
His area of interests are Maritime Labour Law, Admiralty Law, Marine Insurance & contracts and Public International Law.