CV Univ.-Prof. Dr. José Martinez

married, two children 

  • 1987  General University Entrance Qualification, Kassel, Germany (1,0)
  • 1987  Spanish University Entrance Qualification, Madrid, Spain (gut)


  • 1987-1992  Studied law at the University of Göttingen while also studying law at the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia ? Spanish Open University, Madrid  (Licenciado en Derecho)


  • 1992  Degree: first legal state examination (gut 12,12 Punkte)


  • 1995-1996  Scholarship by the Cusanuswerk


  • 1995  PhD at the Faculty of Law of the Georg-August University of Göttingen (summa cum laude) ; PhD thesis honored with the "Thesis Prize 1996" of the European Group of Public Law, Athens


  • 1995- 1997  Legal traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Celle; Degree: second legal state examination (vollbefriedigend 9,12 Punkte)


  • 1997-2003  Research Assistant at the Institute for International Law, University of Göttingen, Department of European Law


  • 1999-2006  Lecturer on European Law at the University of Kassel


  • 2004  Habilitation at the Faculty of Law at the Georg August University of Göttingen; Conferment of the permission to teach Public Law, European and Comparative Law


  • 2004-2011  Academic staff member at Institute of International Law and European Law at the University of Göttingen


  • 2004-2005  Visiting Professor of Public Law at the Faculty of Law of the TU Dresden


  • 2006  Guest lecturer (European Business Law) at the University of Nanjing (China)


  • 2007-2009  Acting Professor at the University of Konstanz, at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt / Main and at the University of Potsdam


  • Since Sept. 2007  Visiting Professor (Global and European Business Administrative Law and Agricultural Law) at the University of Santo Tomás in Bogotá (Colombia)


  • 2009-2010  Acting Managing Director of the Institute for Agricultural Law, University of Göttingen

  • Since 2012  Chair of Agricultural and Public Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Göttingen; Managing Director of the Institute for Agricultural Law, University of Göttingen

  • Since 2019 Visiting Professor at the University Macerata, Italy