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Han Somsen

  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 221, Montesquieu Building, room M 413

    5037 DE Tilburg


1990 …2019
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Research interests

Professor Han Somsen is professor in EU law and expert in the field of technology regulation, in particular biotechnology. He is co-founder and co-editor of Law, Innovation & Technology, and principal investigator of the mutli-annual departmental research program Constitutionalizing the Anthropocene.

Current courses

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  • International Environmental Law
  • Environmental Policy
  • Nanotechnology
  • Sustainable Development
  • New Technologies
  • Governance
  • Ivf
  • Health Care
  • Maintenance/Enforcement
  • European Law
  • Biotechnology
  • Europe
  • Human Rights
  • Risk Regulation
  • International Trade
  • European Environmental Law
  • Regulation Of New Technologies
  • Globalisation
  • Patents
  • Technology And Ethics
  • Human Genetics

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Research Output 1990 2019

Open Access
eating behavior
global change

Natuur en Rechtspersoon in het Antropoceen

Somsen, H., Oct 2019, In : Idee: Tijdschrift van het wetenschappelijk bureau van D66. 206, p. 66-72 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific


Bottom up ethics: Neuroenhancement in education and employment

Bard, I., Gaskell, G., Allansdottir, A., Vieira da Cunha, R., Eduard, P., Hampel, J., Hildt, E., Hofmaier, C., Kronberger, N., Quintanilha, A., Laursen, S., Meijknecht, A., Nordal, S., Revuelta, G., Saladié, N., Sándor, J., Borlido Santos, J., Seyringer, S., Singh, I., Somsen, H. & 5 others, Toonders, W., Torgersen, H., Torre, V., Varju, M. & Zwart, H., 1 Oct 2018, In : Neuroethics. 11, 3, p. 309-322 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Insurance Claim Review
Multivariate Analysis
Surveys and Questionnaires

Activities 2006 2007

  • 10 Oral presentation
  • 3 Participation in workshop, seminar, course etc.
  • 1 Editorial activity

European Law Journal (Journal)

J. Somsen (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

Hoe belangrijk is privacy?

J. Somsen (Speaker)
29 Jun 2007

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationScientific

Bologna Workshop on Anonymity

J. Somsen (Speaker)
24 May 2007

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationScientific

CONNEX workshop

J. Somsen (Speaker)
14 Jun 2007

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationScientific

International Workshop on Anonymity

J. Somsen (Speaker)
23 May 2007

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationScientific