Prof. Dr. Niels Petersen

Universitätsstraße 14-16, 48143 Münster


room: JUR 212
  • Research interests

    • International human rights and domestic fundamental rights
    • International and EU economic law
    • Comparative constitutional law and constitutional theory
    • Law & Politics in the decision-making of courts and tribunals
    • Economic Analysis of Law
  • Vita

    Academic education

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    20102014 Postdoctoral thesis (habilitation) at the University of Bonn
    20092010 M.A. in Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences at Columbia University
    20052008 PhD in law at the Goethe University in Frankfurt
    20062007 Visiting Doctoral Researcher at the New York University School of Law
    20032005 Legal clerkship at the Wiesbaden Court of Appeal
    19982003 Law studies in Münster and Geneva

    Professional career

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    2015 University Professor at the University of Münster
    20072015 Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn
    20122013 Hauser Research Fellow and Emile Noel Fellow at the New York University School of Law
    20062006 Legal Advisor at the GIZ Advisory Service to the Legal Reform in China, Beijing
    20042006 Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
    data source: Research portal of the WWU
  • Publications

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