Prof. Dr. Anuscheh Farahat

University of Erlangen-Nürnberg

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 Germany (Progressive Inklusion: Zugehörigkeit und Teilhabe im Migrationsrecht, Springer Verlag, 2014) has received multiple awards, including the Herman-Mosler-Preis 2015 of the German Society of International Law. Anuscheh Farahat was a research fellow (2006 – 2009) and a senior research fellow (2014 – 2017) at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg. Since March 2019 she is a Professor of Public Law, Migration Law and Human Rights Law at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. Since 2017 she leads an Emmy-Noether research group on the role of constitutional courts in transnational solidarity conflicts in Europe first at Goethe University Frankfurt a.M. and now at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. The research project is funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft). Since 2017 Anuscheh Farahat is also a Senior Research Affiliate at Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg. Anuscheh Farahat publishes widely on issues of European and German constitutional law, German and international migration and citizenship law, international Human Rights Law and comparative constitutionalism.