Dr. Eugénie Mérieau

Dr. Eugénie Mérieau has joined the Alexander von Humboldt Chair of Comparative Constitutionalism at the University of Göttingen in 2017 and left in August 2019.


Eugénie Mérieau studied Law, Political Science, and Oriental Languages and Civilizations at the Universities of Sorbonne, Sciences Po, and the National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilizations in Paris. In 2017, she completed her PhD on "Thai Constitutionalism and Legal Transplants: a study of Kingship". From 2014 to 2017, she held research and teaching positions at Sciences Po in Paris and Thammasat University in Bangkok and was twice a visitor at the Centre for Asian Legal Studies, National University of Singapore. She has lived for eight years in Asia where she held several positions including researcher for the King Prajadhipok's Institute under the Thai Parliament and consultant for the Asia-Pacific Office of the International Commission of Jurists.

Research Interests

Eugénie Mérieau's research interests focus on constitutional transplants and authoritarian constitutionalism, especially in the Asian context.

For further information please visit: https://eugeniemerieau.com/.