Hanne Petersen

Hanne Petersen


  • Faculty of Law Research Centres

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

    2300 København S

    Phone: +4535323132

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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