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Dr Johanna Hoekstra

Lecturer
School of Law
Dr Johanna Hoekstra
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 874906

  • Location

    5S.6.31, Colchester Campus

Profile

Biography

Research Interests: private international law (commercial issues), international contract law, international commercial arbitration, business & human rights with a focus on reporting/due diligence legislation & contract law. Fellowship Higher Education Academy

Qualifications

  • PhD Law University of Essex,

  • Master International Law Université de Bordeaux IV,

  • MSc European Public Policy Birkbeck College, University of London,

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Lecturer, University of Essex (1/9/2019 - present)

Other academic

  • Lecturer, University of Greenwich (18/7/2016 - 31/8/2019)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

International contract law

private international law

Business & Human Rights

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Contract Law (LW101)

  • Final Year Research Project (LW304)

  • International Commercial Dispute Resolution I (LW605)

Publications

Journal articles (4)

Alshaleel, M. and Hoekstra, J., A Decade After the Global Financial Crisis: New Regulatory Challenges to Financial Stability. European Business Law Review

Hoekstra, J. and Diker-Vanberg, A., (2019). The proposed directive for the supply of digital content: is it fit for purpose?. International Review of Law, Computers & Technology. 33 (1), 100-117

Martin-Ortega, O. and Hoekstra, J., (2019). Reporting as a Means to Protect and Promote Human Rights? The EU Non-Financial Reporting Directive. European Law Review. 44 (5), 622-645

Hoekstra, J., (2019). The Normative Influence of the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts on Courts. Vindobona Journal of International Commercial Law and Arbitration. 23 (1), 54-80

Book chapters (2)

Hoekstra, J., Lawrence, J., O'Connor, N. and Vaccari, E., (2020). The Effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic on the Regulation of the Economy: A Discussion. In: Covid-19, Law and Human Rights : Essex Dialogues. A Project of the School of Law and Human Rights Centre. Editors: Ferstman, C. and Fagan, A., . University of Essex. 103- 105. 978-1-5272-6632-2

Hoekstra, J., (2020). Regulating International Contracts in a Pandemic: Application of the Lex Mercatoria and Transnational Commercial Law. In: Covid-19, Law and Human Rights : Essex Dialogues. A Project of the School of Law and Human Rights Centre. Editors: Ferstman, C. and Fagan, A., . University of Essex. 117- 125. 978-1-5272-6632-2

Contact

jhoeks@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 874906

Location:

5S.6.31, Colchester Campus