Hanne Petersen

Hanne Petersen

Professor Emerita, Professor emeritus.

  • Faculty of Law Research Centres

    6A Bygning 6A (Afsnit 3), Building: 6A-4-25

    2300 København S

    Phone: +4535323132

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    Knowledge of languages




    (limited knowledge of Roman languages: Italian, Spanish, French)


    1993-1994           Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute, Florence

    1991                   Dr. jur. University of Copenhagen

    1978                   Cand.jur. University of Copenhagen

    1976-77              Studies at Universität Bremen, Western Germany

    1974-1975          Studies at Institute for sociology, University of Copenhagen

    1970                  'Abitur' (German/Danish recognized) from Duborg-skolen, Flensburg, W-Germany



    Head of CECS (Centre for European and Comparative Legal Studies) Jan 2016 - Sept 2020

    Visiting professorships at Gothenburg University (2016-18), Lund University (2011-12), Tromsø University, Norway (2007-2010)

    Professor of Legal Culture, Faculty of Law, U of Cph. 2009-

    Professor of Greenlandic Sociology of Law, U of Cph. 2001-2006

    Professor of Legal Science and Sociology of Law, Ilisimatusarfik, University of Greenland (1995-1999)

    Docent of law (1992-1995)

    Associate professor of labour law, U of Cph. (1989-1992)

    Research scholarships at U of Cph. (1983-1989)

    Admitted as solicitor 1982

    Solicitor's clerk (1979-1982)

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