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Professor of law with special emphasis on law & religion


Medlem af det samfundsvidenskabelige forskningsråd 2016-2019


Adjungeret professor i kirkeret, Det teologiske Fakultet, Københavns Universitet, 2008 - , e-mail

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

ph.d., Ecclesiastical Law between State, Market & Civil Society, University of Copenhagen

Award Date: 3 Feb 1998

cand.jur., University of Copenhagen

Award Date: 29 Jun 1979

External positions

Indenrigsministeriet udlændingeafdeling

1 Sept 199731 Jul 1998

Københavns Universitet

1 Sept 199431 Aug 1997

sundhedsvæsenets administration

1 Mar 198131 Aug 1994

Den sociale ankestyrelse

1 Nov 197928 Feb 1981


  • Law, Ethics
  • Law&Religion
  • Public and international justice
  • European Law
  • Philosophy, History of ideas, Religion. Theology
  • History, Society
  • Public administration
  • Welfare state, Welfare society

Publication network

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