Dagmar Coester-Waltjen#


Dagmar Coester-Waltjen
Email:coewa 'at' freenet.de
Membership Number:2138
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY
Section:LAW
Username:dcoester-waltjen
Elected:2002
Homepage: http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/100245.html





Present and Previous Positions
  • 1964-1968 Law Studies at Freiburg, München und Kiel
  • 1968-1972 Apprenticeship in diefferent Parts of Germany and Irland
  • 1971 Ph.D (Dissertation) at the Universität Kiel "Die Stellung des überlebenden Ehegatte im irischen Erbrecht". 1974/75 LL.M. University of Michigan (1974/1975)
  • 1972-1978 Assistent professor at the University of Augsburg and München
  • 1983 Habilitation in München. "Internationales Beweisrecht"
  • 1983 Professor at University of Konstanz
  • 1983-1988 Professor at Hamburg (1983-1988)
  • 1988-2008 Professor at München
  • 2008-2012 Director of the Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Göttingen
  • Guestprofessor in Switzerland (Universität Fribourg, 1991), China (Nanjing University, 1994), New York (NYU 1996 und 1999), Oxford (1998 und 2003), Texas (University of Texas at Austin, 2003,New Orleans (Tulane University), and Israel (Tel Aviv University); Research and Lectures in Japan, Taiwan, and Korea.

Fields of Scholarship
  • Law
  • Comparative law
  • Family law
  • Civil procedure and contracts
  • Private international law

Honours and Awards
  • Member Academia Europaea (London)
  • Member Academy of Comparative Law (Paris)
  • Scholarship of the JSPS
  • Bundesverdienstkreuz am Bande
  • Bayerischer Verdienstorden
  • Heisenberg Medaille


Imprint Privacy policy « This page (revision-16) was last updated on Tuesday, 9. February 2016, 12:22 by Kaiser Dana
  • operated by