2019-2020

Senior Emile Noël Fellows

  • Ignacio Garcia Bercero

    Ignacio Garcia Bercero is a Director in DG Trade of the European Commission.  Since 2012 he has been responsible for overseeing EC activities in the fields of Neighbouring Countries, US and Canada. He coordinated the work of the EU-US High Level Working Group on Growth and Jobs and was Chief Negotiator for the TTIP negotiations. […]

    Research Project:

    Cooperation between the EU and the US on an agenda for reform of the World Trade Organization (WTO).  The research will […]

  • Janez Kranjc

    I am a Professor Emeritus of the University of Ljubljana where I worked for 45 years. Currently, I am endeavouring to accomplish some research in different areas. Some years ago I have started to examine the phenomenon of corruption. I came across this societal problem when I read texts from classical Antiquity giving evidence of corruptive practices. The other […]

    Research Project:

    Corruption – a Deviation or an Inherent Part of Human Society? – Some Legal and Historical Considerations. During my stay in […]

  • Emile Noël Fellows

    • Amandine Léonard

      Amandine Léonard (1989 – Liège) obtained her Master of Laws with a specialization in business law (cum laude) in 2012 from the University of Liège. In 2013 she completed the LLM program of the Liège Competition and Innovation Institute (LCII) in European Competition law and Intellectual Property (magna cum laude). Her particular fields of interests […]

      Research Project:

      “Joint liability for patent infringement in the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) – A legal comparative study with a tort law […]

    • Anne Witt

      Anne Witt is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Leicester, where she teaches competition law and European Union law. Anne holds a law degree from the University of Freiburg in Germany, and an LLM from the University of Virginia on a Fulbright scholarship. She did her professional legal training in Germany and the […]

      Research Project:

      Big Tech, Competition and Consumer Welfare.  The digital economy raises many novel questions for competition law enforcers, who have to […]

    • Elisabetta Morlino

      Elisabetta Morlino is Assistant Professor of Law at the University Suor Orsola Benincasa of Naples where she teaches Administrative Law and Environmental Law. She holds a Ph.D. in Global Administrative Law from the Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Italy) and an LL.M. in International Legal Studies from the NYU School […]

      Research Project:

      Taking “Control” Seriously. A Prolegomena to a Theory and Action Plan. Recent dramatic political events, Brexit being the most emblematic, […]

    • Justin Lindeboom

      Justin Lindeboom studied law and history at the University of Groningen (Netherlands) and took an LLM degree from University College London. He read for a PhD in law at the University of Groningen under the supervision of Prof. Laurence Gormley and Prof. Dimitry Kochenov. His research focuses on constitutional law, philosophy of law, EU and […]

      Research Project:

      Kirchberg’s Fairy Tale of Analytical Jurisprudence: Implications and Limitations of Conceptualizing EU Law as an Autonomous Legal System. This project […]

    • Luca Castelli

      Luca Castelli is Associate Professor in Public Law at the Economics Department of Perugia University. After graduating in Law cum laude at LUISS University of Rome (2000), he obtained a Ph.D. in Public Law from the Law Department of Perugia University (2004) and he was Post-doctoral fellow in Public Law at the LUISS Department of Political […]

      Research Project:

      Between Unity and Federalism: paths of territorial differentiation in the EU. The strengthening of intergovernmental Union due to the Treaty […]

    • Matteo Bonelli

      Matteo Bonelli studied law at the Universities of Turin (Italy), Antwerp (Belgium) and Maastricht (The Netherlands). In 2019, he obtained a PhD in Law (cum laude) from Maastricht University with a thesis entitled ‘A Union of Values – Safeguarding Democracy, the Rule of Law and Human Rights in the EU Member States’. Between September 2018 […]

      Research Project:

      The past, present, and future of EU membership: a constitutional analysis.  The proposed research seeks to reflect on the concept […]

    • Mihaela Tofan

      Mihaela Tofan is full professor of law at “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iasi, Jean Monnet professor, litigant lawyer and Fulbright visiting scholar and NYU. She holds PhD. in legal sciences (University of Bucharest, 2008) and habilitation degree in administrative science (University Babes-Bolyai of Cluj-Napoca, 2019).  She is director of the Jean Monnet Chair European […]

      Research Project:

      Assessing good practice for global reinforcements in tax avoidance regulation. In my research, I shall consider the EU Council conclusions […]

    • Niels Petersen

      Niels Petersen is Professor of Public Law, International Law, and EU Law at the University of Münster since February 2015. He holds a PhD in Law from Goethe University in Frankfurt and an MA in Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences from Columbia University. Before coming to Münster, he was a Research Fellow at the […]

      Research Project:

      Correcting Inequality through Law. Equality is one of the main political concerns of our time. Rising economic inequality is often […]

    • Veronika Fikfak

      Dr. Veronika Fikfak is a Senior Lecturer, Homerton College, University of Cambridge. She holds a Magister Juris and an M.Phil and D.Phil from the University of Oxford. She previously worked at the International Court of Justice, the Law Commission of England and Wales, the European Court of Human Rights and at the UN in Paris. Dr. Fikfak’s research focuses on international human rights institutions, in […]

      Research Project:

      A Nudge in the Rights Direction? Redesigning the Architecture of Human Rights Remedies. Whilst at the NYU, Dr. Fikfak will […]