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prof. mr. H.G. Hoogers

Senior lecturer constitutional law/honorary professor in comparative constitutional law, Carl von Ossietzky-University of Oldenburg (FRG).
Gerhard Hoogers was born in 1970 in Purmerend, near the capital city of Amsterdam. He studied law at the Catholic University of Nijmegen and graduated in 1994, specializing in constitutional law and the philosophy of law. Since 1994, he works at the University of Groningen Law Faculty: first as Ph.D. student at the department of Constitutional and International Law. In 1997 he was appointed as a Lecturer at law at the same department. In  september 2006 he became senior lecturer in constitutional law. He received his Ph.D. in 1999 on a thesis dealing with the theoretical foundations of political representation. In the academic year 1997/1998, he taught law at the University of Aruba as a visiting professor. His publications are in the field of (comparative) Dutch constitutional law; the constitutional systems of the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba; and the theoretical foundations of constitutions and constitutional law.
Since september 2005, he is in charge of the research programme "Sovereignty, representation and democracy in the European and international legal order". In this programme, he is accompanied by three Ph.-D students. As per 1 February 2012, he was appointed honorary professor for comparative constitutional law at the Carl von Ossietzky-University of Oldenburg (FRG).
Last modified:06 November 2012 01.31 a.m.

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Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

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Working hours:
absent on Wednesday