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    Curriculum Vitae

    Curriculum Vitae Professor Dr. Stefanie Schmahl

    Current position:

    Full Professor of German and Foreign Public Law, Public International Law and European Law

    Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Germany

    Personal data:

    Born: 1969 in Mainz, Germany


    1988-1993: Law studies (Mainz, Geneva and Heidelberg)

    1993: First state examination in law (Rhineland-Palatinate)

    1993: Diplôme Supérieur de Droit Comparé, Académie Internationale de Droit Comparé, Strasbourg

    1994-1995: LL.M., Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona

    1996: Dr. iur., Johannes-Gutenberg-University Mainz

    1997: Second state examination in law (Rhineland-Palatinate)

    2004: Habilitation, University of Potsdam

    Employment history

    January-June 1998: “Conseil juridique“ at Feddersen Laule Scherzberg & Ohle Hansen Ewerwahn law firm (now: White & Case); Brussels
    1998-2004: Research assistant at the Chair for Constitutional Law, Public International Law and European Law; University of Potsdam
    2004-2007: Senior research assistant, ibidem
    Interim Professorships at the Universities of Tübingen, Regensburg, Bremen and Düsseldorf
    2007-current: Full Professor of German and Foreign Public Law, Public International Law and European Law; Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
    Easter Term 2015:       Visiting Fellow at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law of the University of Cambridge

    Academic-administrative activities and further professional functions

    1999-2008: Guest Professor for European Union Law at the Federal Academy of Public Administration
    Since 2003: Fellow of the Institute of Local Government Studies at the University of Potsdam
    2008-2010: Legal Expert on "Child-friendly Justice", Council of Europe
    Since 2008: Member of the Academic Advisory Board "National Model United Nations" at the University of Würzburg
    2009-2021: Liaison lecturer of the German National Academic Foundation
    2009-2010: Member of the Commission for Academic Studies and Teaching, University of Würzburg
    2010-2013: Dean of studies at the Faculty of Law, University of Würzburg
    2011-2016: Delegate of the Würzburg Faculty of Law for the exchange with the Faculté de Droit of the Université de Caen
    2011: Counsel on behalf of the Federal Government of Germany at a proceeding before the European Court of Human Rights
    2011-2013: Member of the Independent Committee concerning the law of members of Parliament at the German Bundestag
    2012-2017: Alternate member of the Management Board of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights
    Since 2015: Member of the Advisory Council to the International Nuremberg Principles Academy
    Since 2016: Member of the Academic Advisory Board of the Institute for European Politics
    2017-2018: Member of the Independent Committee concerning the law of members of Parliament at the Landtag of Baden-Württemberg
    2018-2019: Member of the commission of experts for the evaluation of the European Centre of Minority Issues (Flensburg)
    2020-2021 and 2022-2023 Member of the jury for the award of the Science Prize of the German Bundestag
    Since 2020: Deputy non-professional judge of the Bavarian Constitutional Court
    2021-2023: Expert member of the commission for the reform of the federal electoral law and for the modernization of parliamentary work (reform commission according to § 55 BWahlG) of the German Bundestag
    Since 2023: Member of the Committee "Enforcement of the Rights of Children in Migration" of the International Law Association

    Various memberships in scientific associations and assumption of various expertises for politics, foundations and professional journals

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