Dr. Christine Meyer lectures in European Human Rights Law and European Competition Law. She researches in the field of Human Rights. Her PhD Menschenrechte in Afrika – Regionaler Menschenrechtsschutz als Herausforderung an menschenrechtliches Universalitätsdenken (Human Rights in Africa – Regional Human Rights Protection Challenging the Idea of Human Rights Universality)was published in 2013.
Feedback and office hours
In the first semester of 2014-2015, my Office and Feedback Hours will be:
Students are welcome to see me during these hours without an appointment. If you need to see me outside these hours, please email me to arrange another time, or just knock on my door (although I can't guarantee that I'll be available)
First State Examination (University of Leipzig)
Second State Examination (Leipzig)
PhD (University of Leipzig)
Christine Meyer joined Birmingham Law School in September 2013. Prior to joining Birmingham, she worked as a research assistant at the University of Leipzig and taught Constitutional Law and European Law.
Christine Meyer qualified for the German legal profession with the First State Examination at the University of Leipzig and the Second State Examination in Leipzig. She received her PhD with distinction (summa cum laude) from the University of Leipzig.
German Law and Legal System
European Human Rights Law (LLM)
European Competition Law (LLM)
The main research interests of Dr. Christine Meyer lay in the field of Human Rights Law. Her research focuses in particular on Universal, African and European Human Rights Protection. Her other research interests encompass Public Law and Constitutional Law, especially from a comparative perspective. At the moment, she researches the legal regulation of Public Private Partnerships in Germany.
Menschenrechte in Afrika – Regionaler Menschenrechtsschutz als Herausforderung an menschenrechtliches Universalitätsdenken (Human Rights in Africa – Regional Human Rights Protection Challenging the Idea of Human Rights Universality), Nomos: Baden-Baden, 2013, 306pp.
The Reception of International and Regional Human Rights Standards in Africa – Legal and Economic Perspectives, 2012 2 Law in Africa 53-68
(with Prof. Dr. Kotzur) Ein Recht auf Nahrung und Wasser, 2011 StudZR, 199-214
Anmerkung zu BAG, Urteil vom 23. January 2007, 2008 JR 175-176
Chapter in Books
(with Prof. Dr. Kotzur) Gibt es ein Recht auf Nahrung?, ed. by Liedtke/Materna/Schulz, Hunger – Ursachen, Folgen, Abhilfe, Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2012