Associate professor, European constitutional law
Centre of Excellence for International Courts
Karen Blixens Plads 16, 2300 København S, Søndre Campus, Building: 6B-4-40
Urška Šadl is an Assistant Professor at iCourts centre of Excellence for International Courts at the Faculty of Law in Copenhagen. She obtained her BA and Master degree in law from the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana. Urška also holds a LL.M. degree in Legal Studies from the College of Europe in Brugge and a PhD degree from the University of Copenhagen. She has completed research stays at King's College, London, Institute of European and Comparative Law at the University of Oxford and most recently visited the University of Michigan as Michigan Grotius Research Scholar.
Her research appears i.a. in the European Law Journal, the European Law Review, the European Journal of Legal Studies and the European Constitutional Law Review.
Her primary research interests include the empirical studies of European courts and their jurisprudence, the language of courts, the theory and practice of judicial precedents as well as topics in European constitutional law more generally.
Urška is currently working on a project The atlas of legal evolution: The case of EU law, which is financed by The Danish Council for Independent Research and the Sapare Aude grant.
Primary fields of research
European constitutional law, international courts, empirical legal studies, judicial decision making
EU Constitutional law, Advanced EU constitutional law + Essay class, EU litigation practice (BA level)