Staff at Dean's Office – University of Copenhagen

Henrik Palmer Olsen

Henrik Palmer Olsen

Associate Dean for Research

 

Born 22 July, 1966

Specialisation

Jurisprudence, human rights, international courts, data science applied to legal research

Educational Background

2005: Dr.jur., Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen. Dissertation: Separation of powers. Published by DJØF

1997: PhD, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen. Dissertation: Law, Rationality and Morality. Published by DJØF

1994: MA in Socio-Legal Studies, Faculty of Law, University of Sheffield

1993: Cand.jur., Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen

Academic Employment

2007: Professor of Jurisprudence, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen

2001- 2007: Senior Lecturer in Constitutional Law, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen

1997-2000: Lecturer in Constitutional Law, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen

1996-1997: Research Assistant, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen

1994-1996: PhD Student, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen

 

Academic leadership

Research Management positions

2014: Associate Dean for Research, head of all scientific personnel

2009-2013: Head of PhD school, head of all employed PhD students

2012: - co-founder and member of the Center of Excellence for International Courts

2007-2012: co-founder and co-director of the Center for Studies in Legal Culture

Leadership training:

Leadership Program for Head of Institutes (Copenhagen University)

Leadership Training for High Potentials Program (Stern Business School, New York University)

Search Inside yourself leadership program (Google/Mannaz)

Knowledge of languages

  • Danish (mother tongue)
  • English (fluent)
  • French (high level)

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