Dr. Martijn van den Brink, 2017-2019
Martijn van den Brink is currently a British Academy Post-doctoral Fellow at the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Oxford. His postdoctoral project, “Religious Equality and Employment within the European Union”, examines which employment practices affecting the freedom of religion and belief must be outlawed within the European Union. Prior to joining the University of Oxford, Martijn was a Post-doctoral Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen, where he worked on a project entitled “The Boundaries of Citizenship within the European Union”. He holds a Ph.D. from the European University Institute, Florence. His Ph.D. thesis was on the authority of the European Union legislature. Martijn holds degrees in law and political science from the Universities of Oxford and Groningen, respectively. He has also held visiting positions at the University of Michigan and the University of Zagreb.