Faculty

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Heiner Bielefeldt

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Heiner Bielefeldt (*1958) studied Philosophy, Catholic Theology and History and received his PhD and habilitation degrees in Philosophy (by the Universities of Tübingen and Bremen, respectively).…

Prof. Dr. Laura Clérico

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Born in Quilmes (Argentina) on 31 July 1966. Studied Law at the University of Buenos Aires (1984-1989), LLM (Kiel, 1996) and doctorate in law (2001) at the University of Kiel…

Prof. Dr. Anuscheh Farahat

Professor Anuscheh Farahat studied law in Frankfurt, Paris and Berkeley. She received her PhD in law from the Goethe University Frankfurt. Her book on migrant citizenship and transnational migration in…

Dr. Rainer Huhle

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Dr. Rainer Huhle holds a PhD in Political Science. He is co-founder (1989) of the Nuremberg Human Rights Center (NMRZ) and co-editor of the Center’s website www.menschenrechte.org. Since 2003 he…

Prof. Dr. Katrin Kinzelbach

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Professor Dr. Katrin Kinzelbach teaches the international politics of human rights. Before joining FAU in September 2019, she was associate director of the Global Public Policy Institute in Berlin. She…

Prof. Dr. Markus Krajewski

Prof. Dr. Markus Krajewski studied law, economics and political science in Germany and the United States. He is qualified to practice law in Germany and obtained his PhD in 2001…

Prof. Dr. Michael Krennerich

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Prof. Dr. Michael Krennerich is a senior researcher at the Chair of Human Rights and Human Rights Politics of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany). He holds a doctorate in Political…

Dr. Gurgen Petrossian, LL.M.

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Dr. Gurgen Petrossian, LL.M. is a research associate at the International Criminal Law Research Unit (ICLU) at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. He holds a Master degree in Law from Heidelberg…

Dr. Ingrid Leijten

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Dr. Ingrid Leijten is the 2019 Guest Professor in the Gender and Diversity Programme of the FAU. She holds Master degrees in Law and Political Science from Leiden University and…

Barbara Lochbihler

Barbara Lochbihler has a rich practical professional background in human rights work and policy. From 2009 – 2019 she was member of the European Parliament focusing on human rights policies…

Maria Valenzuela, M.A.

María Valenzuela studied law at Universidad de Chile. She conducted her professional practice at Chile’s Ministry of Justice Human Rights Office, where she specialized in migrants protection. She later cofounder…

Aneth Lwakatare-Thumm, M.A.

Aneth Lwakatare studied law at the Tumaini University in Tanzania. She has worked for different church institutions and NGOs in Germany, Tanzania and Switzerland with a focus on human rights.…

Hyun Jung Lee, M.A.

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Hyun Jung Lee (Grace) studied English Education as her Bachelor’s degree and became a certified English Teacher by the Ministry of Education in South Korea in 2000. She has worked…

Mongui Ojong Eyumeneh, M.A.

Mongui Ojong Eyumeneh was born in Buea Cameroon a bilingual country (English and French speaking) with a dual education system. She studied law for her Bachelor’s degree at the University…

Ines Kalam, M.Soc.Sc.

Ines Kalam holds a B.A. in Political Science and Public Law from Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg as well as a Master of Social Sciences (M.Soc.Sc.) in International Human Rights Law…