Mattias Wendel is professor of Public Law, EU Law, International Law, Migration Law and Comparative Law at the Faculty of Law of Leipzig University. He received his doctorate as well as his habilitation at Humboldt-University Berlin and is author of several books, articles and contributions in the field of EU law, public law and comparative law. Mattias Wendel is a member of the editorial board of the European Constitutional Law Review and the Cahiers de droit européen. Mattias Wendel will take up a new position as full professor at Leipzig University on 1 April 2020.
Full professor of Public Law, EU Law, International Law, Migration Law and Comparative Law, Leipzig University
2018 – 2020
Full professor of Public Law, International Law, EU Law and Comparative Law, Bielefeld University.
2017 – 2018
Interim professorship for Public Law and EU Law at Free University Berlin
Habilitation (qualification for full professorship), Humboldt-University Berlin
Interim professorship for Public Law at the University of Freiburg
2011 – 2016
Research Fellow and Lecturer at the Walter-Hallstein-Institute for European Constitutional Law, Humboldt-University Berlin, Chair Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Ingolf Pernice
2014 – 2015
Post-Doc in the DFG-Research Training Group “Multilevel Constitutionalism: European Experiences and Global Perspectives”
Second Legal State Exam (corresponds to a Bar Exam), Berlin.
Doctorate (Dr. iur.) at the Humboldt-University Berlin, Doctoral Thesis Award of the Faculty of Law.
2009 – 2011
Legal Clerkship (Referendariat). Trainee positions i.a. Federal Ministry of Economics – Unit EA5 (Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany before the European Courts) and European Commission – Legal Service (Team Institutions).
Academic Visitor at the University of Oxford – Institute of European and Comparative Law (IECL) and St. Hilda’s College, academic supervision by Prof. Dr. Paul Craig.
2005 – 2008
Holder of a doctoral scholarship of the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes).
2005 – 2011
Research Fellow and Lecturer at the Walter-Hallstein-Institute for European Constitutional Law, Humboldt-University Berlin – Faculty of Law , Chair Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Ingolf Pernice
First Legal State Exam (corresponds to a Master’s degree), Berlin.
Maîtrise en droit (Master’s degree), European Law, University Paris 1 – Panthéon/Sorbonne.
2000 – 2005
Scholarship holder of the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes).
1999 – 2005
Legal Studies, University of Passau, Humboldt-University Berlin and Université Paris 1 – Panthéon/Sorbonne. Internships i.a. at the German Federal Parliament (Bundestag) and the German Ambassy Paris.