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Dr Wolfgang Heusel

Director of the Academy


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Dr Wolfgang Heusel


phone: +49 (0)651 937 37 912
fax: +49 (0)651 937 37 919

Born in Darmstadt in 1955. Took his Abitur in 1974. Military service, then studied law in Mainz and Dijon (1976-81). Passed his first and second state law examinations in Mainz in 1981 and 1985 respectively. In 1983, postgraduate practical legal training at the German-Portuguese Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Lisbon.

Research assistant to Prof. Dr Krümpelmann, chair of criminal law and law of criminal procedure in Mainz; acted as a part-time representative for a lawyer between 1985 and 1989. Obtained a Ph.D. degree in law with a dissertation on "Soft" International Law in 1989.

Worked as a public prosecutor in Koblenz, section head in the Ministry of Justice of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate, member of the civil division of the Regional Court of Mainz between 1990 and 1992, and member of the civil division of the Koblenz Court of Appeal (1995).

Publications on criminal law and public international law, inter alia.

Worked part-time for the Academy since June 1991, and full-time since January 1993 (Deputy Director and Programme Director of the Academy). Director of the Academy since January 2000.

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