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 from the University of Hamburg. Between 2001 and 2003 he taught German, European and international law as DAAD Lecturer for German Law at King’s College London. In 2003 he moved to the University of Potsdam as Assistant Professor for Public, European and International Economic Law. Between 2008 and 2010 he was on leave from Potsdam to serve as a Guest Professor at the Collaborative Research Centre (Sonderforschungsbereich) “Transformations of the State” at the University of Bremen. Since 2010 he is University Professor at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg and holds the Chair in Public Law and Public International Law. He is a founding director of the MA Human Rights at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg and directs a research project on “Human Rights as Standards for Transnational Economic Law”.