Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Prof. Dr. Philipp Dann

Gwinyai Machona

Machona_Bewerbungsfoto.jpgResearcher
Chair for Public Law and Comparative Law

Postal address

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Juristische Fakultät
Öffentliches Recht und Rechtsvergleichung
10099 Berlin

Office

Altes Palais, Raum 419
Unter den Linden 9, Berlin-Mitte

Contact

gwinyai.machona.1[a]hu-berlin.de 

Fon: +30 2093 3459

Fields of Interest

  • International and National Administrative Law
  • General Public International Law 
  • (Colonial) Legal History
  • critical Theories
  • Theories of history/histories

CV

  • 2021-2022: part-time studies in Historical Studies at University of Oxford (obtained degree: Postgraduate Certificate, PCert)
  • 2020-2022: (Co-)Coach of HU-Team, Jessup International Law Moot Court 2021 and 2022

  • Since 7/2020: Researcher at the Chair for Public Law and Comparative Law, Humboldt University Berlin (Prof. Dann) 
  • 2020: First Legal State Examination
  • 2018-2020: Student Assistant at the Chair for Public Law and Public International Law, Humboldt University Berlin (Prof. Nolte) and the Research Group International Rule of Law - Rise or Decline
  • 2016-2020: Law Studies at Humboldt University Berlin
  • 2017-2018: Participant of Jessup International Law Moot Court
  • 2016-2018: Trainee and Advisor of the Refugee Law Clinic Berlin
  • 2014-2016: Law Studies at King's College London (obtained degree: Bachelor of Laws, LL.B.)
  • 2012-2020: Internships and voluntary work inter alia at the European Centre for Constitutional and Human Rights Berlin (ECCHR), other non-governmental Organisations in Buenos Aires and Cape Town, at the European Parliament and German Parliament 

 

Publications

  • Possessions, Spoils of War, Belongings: What Museum Archives Tell us About the (Il)legality of the Plunder of African Property, Verfassungsblog 2.12.2022, dx.doi.org/10.17176/20221216-091248-0 (with Yann LeGall)

  • Das Provenienz-Problem der Rechtswissenschaften: Zum Umgang mit Antisemitismus, Rassismus und Sexismus im juristischen Wissenskanon, Kritische Justiz 55 (2022), 437-452, doi.org/10.5771/0023-4834-2022-4

  • Diachrone Verantwortung statt „schuldig gesprochener Vergangenheit“: Warum sich koloniales Erbe nicht einfach ausschlagen lässt, Verfassungsblog 14.10.2022, doi.org/10.17176/20221014-230614-0