is an Associate Professor of Public and Administrative Law at the Department of Law, Siena University, Italy. Research Project: “European Union Health Law and Policy in a Global Context.”
Miriam Aziz obtained her LLB (Hons) from Manchester University in 1992. She was called to the Bar of England and Wales (Inner Temple) in 1994, and obtained her PhD in Law from Edinburgh University in 1997. She was a Visiting Fellow at the Free University of Berlin from 1997 to 2000 at the Department of Political Science, where she specialised in German Public Law and European Union Law. Professor Aziz was based at the European University Institute (EUI) between 2000 and 2004 as a post-doctoral Research Fellow where she completed a monograph (“The Impact of European Rights on National Legal Cultures,” Oxford, Hart, 2004) on European Union Citizenship. She has also been a visiting Professor at Cornell Law School (2007) and Saint Louis Law School (2009).