Institute of International and European Law

Prof. Dr. Marcel Kau, LL.M. (Georgetown)

Prof. Dr. Marcel Kau, LL.M. (Georgetown) is currently Visiting Professor at the Professorship for Public Law and General Public International Law.

List of publications


Educational Background

• Studies in law at University of Cologne
• Studies in law at Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
• 1996: First State Examination at the Higher Regional Court Cologne
• 2000: Second State Examination at the Nordrhein-Westfalen Legal Examinations Office
• 2005: Promotion „United States Supreme Court und Bundesverfassungsgericht“ (Heidelberg/Berlin/New York 2007).
• 2013: Habilitation; „Rechtsharmonisierung – Untersuchung zur Europäischen Finalität dargestellt am Beispiel des Grenzkontroll-, Ausländer- und Asylrecht“ (Tübingen 2016); Lehrbefugnis u.a. für Deutsches und ausländisches Öffentliches Recht, Völker- und Europarecht

Work Experience

• 1998-2000: senior researcher at the University of Cologne
• 2001-2013: senior researcher at the University of Constanz, particularly at the research Centre for Law of Aliens and Right of Asylum (FZAA)

Visiting

• Since 2013: Visiting Professor at the University of Munich, the University of Berlin (FU), the University of Würzburg, the University of Dresden, the University of Constanz, and the University of Göttingen.
• lectureship at the Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen