Name: Helena Francisca Maria Wilhelmina van Rijswick
Professional address: Institute for Constitutional and Administrative Law and Legal Theory/ Utrecht Centre for Water, Oceans and Sustainability Law
Utrecht University, Achter Sint Pieter 200, 3512 HT Utrecht, The Netherlands
Telephone number: 0031 30 253 9352
Fax: 0031 30 253 7226
2001 PhD in Law, UtrechtUniversity (The Quality of Water, European and Dutch legal instruments to protect water quality, Kluwer, 2001)
1989 Law, specialisation in constitutional and administrative law and environmental law, graduated with honours (cum laude)
2007 till present Full professor and chair of European and Dutch Water Law at the Institute for Constitutional and Administrative Law
Research leader Water and Sustainability and director of the Utrecht Cntre for Water, Oceans and Sustainability Law, UtrechtUniversity
2008 –till present Visiting professor European Environmental Law at the Université de Paris II-Assas Pantheon (LLM/Master European Law), until 2011 responsible for the Environmental law programme, since 2012 only for water law. in 2014 again responsible for the European Environmental Law Programme.
2006- till present Visiting professor European water law in the international master on Energy and environmental law of the CatholicUniversity in Leuven Belgium
2010- present Utrecht research leader of the Ius Commune Research School (Transboundary Environmental Law)
2003- 2007 Associate professor at the Institute for Constitutional and Administrative Law, UtrechtUniversity.
1995 – 2003 Assistant professor at the Institute for Constitutional and Administrative Law, UtrechtUniversity.
1990 – 1995 Secretary and cofounder of the European Environmental Law Association.
1989 – 1995 Secretary of the Vereniging voor Milieurecht (Environmental Law Association).