The faculty members undertake various research projects related to the two main scientific areas. The first covers broad aspects of EU's Area of Freedom, Security and Justice. a. The second area comprises a wide range of issues with regard to the European substantive law, including the functioning of the fundamental freedoms of the European internal market, competition and consumer protection laws, common trade policy.

 

Individual research programs of the faculty staff focus on the following thematic areas:

 

Edyta Krzysztofik, PhD – the significance of imperative requirements in the realisation of EU freedoms, the equality rule in the financing of common agricultural policy, the impact of CJEU case-law on fulfilling EU objectives,

Anna Kosińska, PhD – migration law, fundamental rights in the EU, cultural policy

Anna Szachoń-Pszenny, PhD – common trade policy, customs law

Agnieszka Parol, MA – EU Area of Freedom, Security and Justice, EU decentralised agencies, Schengen area

Katarzyna Woch, MA – entrepreneurship, EU funds

Paweł Wojtasik, MA – Academic Recognition in the EU, migration law

 

The Department of European Union Law cooperates with various home and foreign scientific centres, including KU Leuven,  the Pázmány Péter Catholic University in Budapest, University of Notre Dame (Nanovic Institute of European Studies). 

 

The Department is active within the framework of Eastern-European Network of Universities, which includes several universities from Ukraine, Belarus, Moldavia and Georgia. 

 

Initiatives of the Department:

A list of organized conferences

A list of publications

Nationwide Quiz on European Integration

European Public Speaking Competition

European Law Academy

Euroblog

Fields of research:

  • constitutional value of the right to peace
  • evolution of the principle of rejection of war in international law
  • free movement of goods within the European Union
  • free movement of persons within the European Union
  • customs law
  • immigration and asylum law
  • cultural aspects of European integration
  • intercultural communication
  • EU languages and their application in the EU law
     

Faculty Members:

 

Edyta Krzysztofik, PhD - Associate Professor
Anna Szachoń-Pszenny, PhD - Associate Professor
Anna Kosińska, PhD - Associate Professor

Agnieszka Parol, PhD - Assistant

Katarzyna Woch, MA - Assistant

Paweł Wojtasik, MA - Assistant

 

Cooperating academics:

 

Katarzyna Miaskowska-Daszkiewicz, PhD

Renata Pal, PhD

Tomasz Sieniow, PhD