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Sebastian RĂDULEȚU



I.             Professional experience

  • Professor at the Law Faculty of the University of Craiova, Romania (since 2015), teaching and conducting research in International Human Rights Law, Criminal Law and Constitutional Law. PhD coordinator/habilitation (since 2014);
  • Substitute member of the Venice Commission, nominated by Romania (since May 2022);
  • Visiting professor at HEC Management School, Liège University, Belgium (since 2015);
  • Practicing lawyer on the List of Counsel of the International Criminal Court and member of the Dolj Bar Association (Romania);
  • Farthing scholar, Retained lecturer, Pembroke College, University of Oxford, UK (2015-2018);
  • Member of several professional organisations:
    • European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA)
    • International Criminal Court Bar Association (ICCBA)
    • European Criminal Law Academic Network (ECLAN);
  • Visiting scholar at Columbia Law School, USA (February – May 2018);
  • Visiting scholar at Queen Mary School of Law, University of London, UK (August – September 2012);
  • Lawyer at the Council of Europe and assigned at the Registry of the European Court of Human Rights (2001-2002).


II.            Education

  • 2014 – 2015 –      Postgraduate Diploma in European Union Law; King’s College London, United Kingdom
  • 2012 – 2014 –   Master of Studies in International Human Rights Law, full Clarendon Fund scholarship
  • University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 2000 – 2001 –   Inter-University Diploma of 3rd cycle "Droits Fondamentaux", University Paris X Nanterre – Nantes University
  • 2000 – 2001 –   University Diploma in Franco - Romanian Business Law, University Paris I Panthéon - Sorbonne  -  University of Bucharest
  • 1997 – 2000 –   PhD studies in Law (and PhD Diploma) University of Craiova, Romania
  • 1994 – 1998 –   Graduate Studies in History and English Language, University of Craiova, Romania
  • 1993 – 1997 –   Graduate Studies in Law, University of Craiova, Romania


III. Selected publications in international journals

National Prosecutions as the Main Remedy in Cases of Massive Human Rights Violations: An Assessment of the Approach of the European Court of Human Rights, International Journal of Transitional Justice, 2015, 9, 449-468 (, Oxford University Press;


The Right of Members of the Clergy to Form and Join Trade Unions and the Autonomy of Religious Organizations—a Recent Case of the European Court of Human Rights, Oxford Journal of Law and Religion, volume 3, issue 1, February 2014, 168-172 (, Oxford University Press.


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