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Dr_ Petra Sußner

Co-Investigator & Post-Doc Researcher, Project A: Claiming a Common World?

Chair for Public Law and Gender Theory,  Humbolt University Berlin 

The law is tricky. Violence and agency are inextricably linked, and as a legal gender studies scholar, I focus on law's emancipatory promise.  In my research, I aim to  (a) illustrate how law itself is inevitably gendered and to (b) open up space for alternative legal reasoning. 

Apart from my academic work, I practicised law in Vienna and still work closely with civil society actors., Twitter: p_sussner