Prof. Dr. Dres. h. c. em. Rainer Arnold

Jean-Monnet-Chair ad personam
"Legal Relations of the European Union with Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe"
Emeritus Professor of Public Law
Faculty of Law
University of Regensburg

Main Research Areas

  • Public Law
  • European and Comparative Law (particularly for Central, East, and Southeast Europe)
  • European constitutional law

Curriculum Vitae

Born in Marienbad (today in the Czech Republic). "Habilitation" in German and Foreign Public Law and International Law. Served as Professor for European Law and International Law in Konstanz and as Professor for Public Law in Regensburg. Since 2000 Permanent Visiting Professor at the Charles University Prague and since his retirement in 2008 Jean-Monnet-Chair ad personam for European Law in Regensburg.


University of Regensburg
Faculty of Law
D-93040 Regensburg

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