Markus Kaltenborn


Professor, Faculty of Law, Ruhr-University Bochum

Markus Kaltenborn is teaching Public Law at the Faculty of Law of Ruhr-University Bochum. He is Director of the Institute of Development Research and Development Politics (IEE) at Ruhr University Bochum; in recent years he has also been Visiting Scholar at Fordham University, School of Law (New York), and Visiting Lecturer at the Institute for Social Development of the University of the Western Cape (Cape Town). His main areas of research are Health Law, Social Security Law, the Law of Development Cooperation and Human Rights Law. He is (together with Katja Bender and Christian Pfleiderer) editor of the book Social Protection in Developing Countries. Reforming Systems (Routledge 2013) as well as (together with Philipp Dann und Stefan Kadelbach) of the edited volume Entwicklung und Recht (Development and Law, Nomos Publ. 2014), furthermore of a study on Social Rights and International Development (Springer Publ. 2015).