Juniorprof. Dr. Anika Klafki

Prof. Dr. Anika Klafki

Junior Professorship (tenure track) for Public Law, especially Transnational Administrative Law
Juniorprof. Dr. Anika Klafki
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Juniorprofessor Dr. Anika Klafki is on maternity and parental leave from November 26, 2020 to August 7, 2021. The chair is unavailable during this period.


Anika Klafki, Juniorprof. Dr
Anika Klafki
+49 3641 9-42225
+49 3641 9-42222
Room 1.40
Carl-Zeiß-Straße 3
07743 Jena

Education and Academic Career

  • Since Oct 2019: Junior Professor (tenure track) for Public Law, especially Transnational Administrative Law at the Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena
  • 2017: Guest lecturer at the Technical University of Dresden for 'Öffentliches Wirtschaftsrecht' (Public Commercial Law)
  • 08/2016 - 09/2019: Senior Research Assistant at the Chair of Public Law, Science of Public Administration and Comparative Law of Prof. Dr. Hermann Pünder, Bucerius Law School
  • 18.07.2016: Doctoral Thesi 'Risiko und Recht. Risiken und Katastrophen imSpannungsfeld von Effektivität, demokratischer Legitimation und rechtsstaatlichen Grundsätzen am Beispiel von Pandemien' (Risk and Law. Risk and Disaster Dynamics between Effectiveness, Democratic Legitimacy and the Rule of Law Principle exemplified by the Law of Pandemics), assessed by Prof. Dr. Hermann Pünder and Prof. Dr. Hoffmann-Riem with summa cum laude, 'legal book of the year' (Zimmermann, NJW 2017, 2971)
  • 2015/2016 and 2014/2015: Guest lecturer at the University of Sarajevo (Bosnia andHerzegovina) for 'Comparative Constitutional Law and EU Law'
  • 2012 - 2016: Research Assistant at the Chair of Public Law, Science of Public Administration and Comparative Law of Prof. Dr.Hermann Pünder, Bucerius Law School
  • 02.11.2012: Second State Examination (Hamburg)
  • 2010 - 2012: Clerkship (Referendariat) in Hamburg, Istanbul and Marseille (inter alia at Lufthansa Technik AG, Hamburg Port Authority, Federal Foreign Office)
  • 20.07.2010: First State Examination (Hamburg)
  • 07:03.2009: Baccalaureus Legum, Bucerius Law School
  • 2007: University of Queensland, Australia (Exchange Program)
  • 2005 - 2010: Legal Studies at Bucerius Law School
  • 2005: Abitur at Schadow-Gymnasium, Berlin
  • 1992 - 2005: School education in Bonn, New Delhi and Berlin

Scholarships and Academic Awards

  • 2018: Grant of 56.000 € for the teaching-project 'Peer2Peer-Lehrvideos' by the Claussen-Simon-Foundation (with Dr. Gabriele Buchholtz and Prof. Dr. Hermann Pünder)
  • 2017: Science Award of the Bucerius Law School for the best doctoral thesis in 2017 (3.000 €)  and Science award (1. Wissenschaftspreis) of the Society for Law and Politics in Health Care (Gesellschaft für Recht und Politik im Gesundheitswesen e.V.) (2.500 €)
  • 2016: Printing cost subsidy of the VG Wort (Druckkostenzuschuss) (8.916,67 €)
  • 2013 - 2016: Postdoctoral Scholarship of the German National Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)
  • 2007 - 2010: Scholarship of the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation
  • 2007: Scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Memberships and Honorary Posts

  • Since 2020: Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Journal 'Juristische Schulung (JuS)'
  • Since 2019: Member of the Transnational Administrative Law Network
  • Since 2019: Deputy Chairperson of the Hellmuth-Loening-Center for Legal and Political Sciences
  • 2016 - 2019: Chairperson of the Junge Wissenschaft im Öffentlichen Rechte.V. and Editor of the Juwiss-Blog (www.juwiss.de)
  • 2016 - 2018: Representative of the scientific staff in the Academic Senate of Bucerius Law School
  • Seit 2016: Member of the International Society of Public Law
  • 2015 - 2017: Board Member of the Consortium of Social Democratic Lawyers in Hamburg (Arbeitsgemeinschaft sozialdemokratischer Juristinnen und Juristen)
  • 2015 - 2019: Deputy of the Hamburg Department of Internal Affairs (Art. 56 Constitution of Hamburg) (Duputierte der Innenbehörde der Freien und Hansestadt Hamburg)
  • 2014 - 2017: Member of the Youth Welfare Committee of the Hamburg-Centre District Council (Stimmberechtigtes Mitglied des Jugendhilfsausschusses der Bezirksversammlung HH-Mitte)
  • 2012 - 2013: Member of the Organizing Committee and Legal Advisor of the Law Clinic at Bucerius Law School

List of Publications

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