Monika Polzin

Monika Polzin

Univ.Prof. Dr. Monika Polzin, LL.M. (NYU)

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Building D3, 3rd floor, room 3.440

Consulting hours: by appointment per e-mail

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1977 born in Stadt Lahn/Gießen (Germany)

  • 1996–2001: Studies of law at the University of Hannover, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel and University of Surrey (England)

  • 2002–2004: Research and Teaching Assistant University of Basel

  • 2004: Dr. iur (Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel)

  • 2004-2006: Munich Higher Regional Court, Required Legal Clerkships

  • 2006-2007: New York University School of Law, LL.M. Degree in International Legal Studies (Hugo Grotius Scholar)

  • 2007-2010: Munich, Associate Lawyer

  • 2010-2020: Junior Professor of Public Law with a focus on Public International Law, University of Augsburg

  • 2017: Goethe-Universität Frankfurt a.M., Habilitation, venia legendi: Public Law, Public International Law and European Law.

  • 2017-2020: Visiting Professor in Berlin, Potsdam, Göttingen and München

  • 2018-2020: Member of the Bavarian Constitutional Court

  • Since September 2020: Professor of Public and Public International Law, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien

Research interests 

  • Public International Law, in particular: Treaty Law, Interpretation and Human Rights

  • Constitutional Identity

  • The Relationship between Public International Law, European Law und National Law

  • Constitutional Amendments and Constituent Power

  • European Economic Law


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