Hyun Jung Lee, M.A.

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Topic of the Master Thesis: European Court of Human Rights and Same Sex Marriage: Proportionality or something else?

Topic of the Doctoral Thesis: Making the prohibition of discrimination on the ground of sexual orientation workable - comparing the cases of the Korean Constitutional Court and the European Court of Human Rights

 

Hyun Jung Lee (Grace) studied English Education as her Bachelor's degree and became a certified English Teacherby the Ministry of Education in South Korea in 2000.

She has worked in financial industry as a dealer/trader both in Seoul and Singapore for about 10 years.

In 2010, she joined the Law School in Seoul and successfully graduated in 2013.She is aqualified Korean lawyer as well as patent lawyer acknowledgedby the Ministry of Justice and Korean Bar Association.

As representative attorney at law, she practiced law mainly as a litigation lawyer in criminal, civil, and human rights lawsuits until she joined the master program of Human Rights at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg inGermany. She thus holds Master's degree in Human Rights. In her master's thesis, she wroteon “European Court of Human Rights and Same Sex Marriage: Proportionality or something else?”under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Laura Clérico.

Since Oct. 2016, she is working on her Doctoral Thesis about ‘Making the prohibition of discrimination on the ground of sexual orientation workable’ under the supervision of Prof. Dr. jur. Jan-Reinard Sieckmann. Since April 2018, she works as Research Associate at Law Faculty and teaches proseminars of EU non-discrimination law,'and 'case laws of European Court of Human Rights'at the Law faculty of the FAU.

 

EDUCATION:              

Oct 2016 ~ present                         Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen, Germany

Ph.d Candidate in Law Faculty/ Supervisor: Professor Dr. jur. Jan-Reinard Sieckmann

Sep 2015 ~ Sep 2017                      Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen, Germany

Master of Arts Human Rights/ Supervisor: Professor Dr. Laura Clérico

Mar 2010 ~ Feb 2013                      Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Law School in Seoul, Korea

Master's Degree in Law/ Member of International Law, Member of Human Rights Law

Qualified Korean lawyer (Registration number 17258, Korean Bar Association)

Jan 2009~Feb 2009                         University of San Diego in San Diego, USA

TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Language/ Seminar Program for the English major scholars

Fall 2006                                         Sookmyung Women's University in Seoul, Korea

TESOL certificate Program/ Graduate School of TESOL/ finished the program with top student

Feb 1995 ~ Feb 2000                        Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Seoul, Korea

Bachelor's Degree - Major in English Education/ Certified English Teacher

Nov 1996 ~ Aug 1997                        University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign in Illinois,USA

Intensive English Institute, Level 1 Class/ Chairman of level 1 class among about 60 students from various countries.

Sep 1997 ~ Feb 1998                        Parkland College at Champaign in Illinois, USA

Straight A student for the fall semester 1998, Scholarship nominee for the spring semester 1999/ Concentrated on all the course work in the English Literature Major for the two semester

 

ACADEMIC PUBLISHING AND PARTICIPATION:

June 2019       Current Reflections on EU Anti-Discrimination Law in Trier, Germany

Seminar for university professors and law lecturers

December 2019       Current Reflections on EU Gender Equality Law in Trier, Germany

Seminar for university professors and law lecturers

June 2018       Current Reflections on EU Anti-Discrimination Law in Trier, Germany

Seminar for university professors and law lecturers

Nov 2017       Current Reflections on EU Gender Equality Law in Trier, Germany

Seminar for university professors and law lecturers

Oct 2017       Nuremberg Forum 2017 in Nuremberg, Germany

International Nuremberg Principles Academy

Sep 2017       Master Thesis in Master Human Rights in Erlangen, Germany

European Court of Human Rights and Same Sex Marriage: Proportionality or something else?

Sep 2017       EU Disability Law and the UN Convention in Trier, Germany

Seminar on the rights of Persons with Disabilities for the law academics in EU AT Academy of European Law

Jan 2017       Colloquium and Discussion on 10 Years of the UN-Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities,

Centre for Human Rights Erlangen Nuremberg International Nuremberg Principles Academy in Erlangen, Germany

July 2016       International Conference on human rights In the extractive industries in Frankfurt, Germany

Centre for Human Rights Erlangen Nuremberg

Feb 2012       The Moot Court for Criminal Law in Seoul, Korea

 The 4th Prize won/ The Korean Supreme Court

 

EMPLOYMENT:    

April 2018 ~ Present                 Friedrich-Alexander University

Erlangen, Germany                  Law Department, Research  Associate & Law Lecturer

As a Research Associate (Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, in German), I am engaged in the research project of ‘Freedom of Expression, comparative analysis of German Constitutional Court and Korean Constitutional Court cases. As a law lecturer, I am teaching ‘case laws of European Court of Human Rights’ to the law students.

 

CERTIFICATION:

Certified Korean Attorney at Law, Korean Bar Association, Korea                                        

I passed Korean Bar Exam on 26 Apr. 2013conducted by Ministry of Justice

Certified Korean Patent Attorney, Korea Patent Attorneys Association, Korea

I registered to the Korea Patent Attorneys Association as a qualified Korean Patent Attorney (registration number 8293) in Oct. 2013

CFA Level 3 Candidate, AIMR, USA                                        

I passed CFA Level 1 in June, 2001 and CFA Level 2 in June, 2002

FRM, Financial Risk Manager, GARP, USA

Certified Middle School English Teacher, Republic of Korea

I got the certification in Feb, 2000

 

AFFILIATIONS:         

Apr 2013 ~ present               Member, Korean Bar Association, Korea

Oct 2014 ~ present               Member, Korea Patent Attorneys Association, Korea

Jan 2001~ present                Member, AIMR(Association for Investment and Research), USA

July 2001 ~ present               Member, GARP(Global Association of Risk Professionals), USA

 

SPEACIAL SKILLS:      Mother tongue in Korean

Fluent in English (both written and spoken)

Fluent in German (Completed C1)

Basic Knowledge in Japanese

Proficient in MS Word, EXCEL, Power point

Interest: Swimming, Golf, Travel, Skiing

 

PERSONALITY:                   Analytical, Sociable and Active