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Ricercatrice a tempo det. art. 24 c.3 lett. B L. 240/2010




Annalisa Volpato is tenured Assistant Professor at the University of Padova.

Dr. Volpato obtained a double PhD in EU law at Maastricht University and University of Padova, and an LLM in EU law at the College of Europe. Previously, she studied law at the Université de Louvain and at the University of Padova, where she graduated cum laude. She was also blue book trainee at the Legal Service of the European Commission and she qualified as a lawyer in 2015. Until 2023, she worked at the Faculty of Law of Maastricht University first as Lecturer and then as tenured Assistant Professor. She is also member of the Editorial Board of the Review of European Administrative Law and of the Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law.

Dr. Volpato's research interests concern the institutional and administrative aspects of EU law, the internal market and EU food law. In these areas, she has published articles in peer-reviewed journals (including Common Market Law Review, European Law Review, European Journal of Risk Regulation) and contributions in edited books. She is author of the book "Delegation of Powers in the EU Legal System" (Routledge, 2022) and of edited volumes. She presented her work in several international conferences and she held visiting positions at University of York, Universität Innsbruck and European University Institute.


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  • Tuesday from 11:00 to 12:00
    at Biblioteca di diritto internazionale - Via G. Anghinoni 3 Padova - 3° piano - stanza 021
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Research Area

European Union law
- delegation of powers (comitology, EU agencies)
- technical standardisation
- internal market
- EU food law