Steffen Hindelang

Steffen Hindelang is currently professor of international investment and trade law at Uppsala University in Sweden. He teaches and researches in the areas of international economic law, esp. international investment law, EU law and German public law. He is also adjunct faculty at Technical University Berlin. He is senior fellow at the Walter Hallstein Institute of European Constitutional Law at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and academic advisor to the International Investment Law Centre Cologne (IILCC). Previously, he was guest professor at, among others, the University of Uppsala as a Riksbankens Jubileumsfond – Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung Swedish Prize Laureate, at Nagoya University, Bocconi University Milan, the University of Lausanne, the Charles University Prague, the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), and the Turkish-German University Istanbul.

Furthermore, he regularly advises, inter alia, European governments in international investment disputes, overhauling national legislation on investment screening and international organisations, such as UNCTAD, on matters of reform of the current international investment law regime. Steffen is also fully qualified for the offices of a German judge and advocate. He was repeatedly invited by the European Parliament’s INTA Committee to prepare studies on the evolvement of the EU Common Commercial Policy in the area of investment. Since 2019, he serves at the ICSID Panel of Conciliators designated by the Federal Republic of Germany.

Together with Andreas Moberg (Gothenburg University), he initiated CELIS in 2019. Currently he is director of the Institute.

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