Univ.Prof. Dr. Erich Vranes, LL.M.
Head of the Institute
Professor of European, public,
public international and international economic law
P +43-1-313 36-4143
F +43-1-313 36-90 4143
Building D3, 3rd floor, room 3.412
Consulting hours: by appointment by e-mail
1989-1995: Studies of law at the University of Graz, Austria; studies abroad at Harvard University and London School of Economics
1991-1993: additional studies of English and French; legal translations
1996/97 court internship and employee in law firm
1998 Dr. iur. (University of Graz)
1998/99 post graduate studies in European law and International economic law at the Universities of Lausanne, and Geneva, at the Graduate Institute of International Studies (Geneva, IUHEI) and at the Swiss Institute for Comparative Law
1999-2007: assistant, lecturer and assistant professor in the law section of Europainstitut (Prof. Stefan Griller)
2003-2006: APART scholar of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
lecturer, inter alia, in a Tempus/Phare project (Czech Republic); European Summer School of HEC Paris, University Bocconi Milan, WU Wien; Executive Management Program of the Austrian Postgraduate University Krems and Center for International Studies (Vienna Business University); Advanced PGM MBA (WU Wien)
2007 "Habilitation" (International Law, European law, International Economic Law)
2007-2012 associate professor at the Europainstitut and the Institute for European and International Law (Vienna University of Economics and Business)
2009 and 2010: WU Best Paper Award
since March 2012 Professor of European Law, Public Law, International Law and International Economic Law
European law, in particular European economic law, EU external relations, systemic issues of EU fundamental rights protection
fundamental issues in international law, fragmentation of international law
international economic law, WTO law
legal theory and methodology
Mega-Regional Agreements: CETA, TTIP, TiSA. New Orientations for EU External Economic Relations (eds. Stefan Griller, Walter Obwexer and Erich Vranes). Oxford, UK 2017: Oxford University Press.
Europarecht und Rechtstheorie (Hrsg. Günter Herzig, Marcus Klamert, Rainer Palmstorfer, Roman Puff, Erich Vranes, Paul Weismann). Wien 2017: Verlag Österreich.
Vranes, Erich, Carbon Taxes, PPMs and the GATT, in Panos Delimatsis (ed.), Research Handbook on Climate Change and Trade Law, 77-107. London 2017: Edward Elgar Publishing.