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Peter Bußjäger
 


Full Professor at the Department of Public Law, State and Administrative Theory, University of Innsbruck

Current positions:

Full Professor at the Department of Public Law, State and Administrative Theory, University of Innsbruck (since 01.02. 2018)

since 2009

Member of the Constitutional Court of the Principality of Liechtenstein

since 2001

Head of the Institute of Federalism, Innsbruck

 

Previous positions:

1.10.2014 – 31.1.2018

Professor (part time) at the Department of Public Law, State and Administrative Theory, University of Innsbruck

2013 - 2018

Research Fellow Law at the Liechtenstein Institute in Bendern/Liechtenstein

2005 - 2009

Member of the Administrative Court of the Principality of Liechtenstein

2003 - 2005

Member of the Austrian Convention

2003 - 2012

General Secretary of the State Parliament of Vorarlberg

1987 - 2012

Civil servant in the Land Vorarlberg

Education:

  • 2000                     Associate Professor for Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and Administrative Studies, Department for Public Law, State and Administrative Science at the University of Innsbruck
  • Thesis: „Die Organisationshoheit und Modernisierung der Landesverwaltungen“ (2000)
  • 1986                     Doctorate in Law
  • 1981 - 1986        Studies in Law in Innsbruck

 

Teaching:

Since 2000 as lecturer of Constitutional and Public law

 

Main research interests:

Federalism, European Multi-Level-System, Constitutional Law, Public Law with special focus on environmental protection, E-Government

 

Peter Bußjäger is a member of:

  • Venice Commission
  • Group of Independent Experts on the European Charter of local self-government
  • Associazione Euroregionale di Diritto Pubblico Comparato ed Europeo / Euroregionale Vereinigung für Vergleichendes Öffentliches Recht und Europarecht (AEDPCE)
  • International Association of Centers for Federal Studies (IACFS)

 

Other activities:

  • President of the Juridical Association of Vorarlberg
  • Executive Board of the Austrian Association for Study of Law
  • Executive Board of the Austrian Association of the Administrative Sciences

 

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