Tatjana Hörnle (born November 15, 1963 in Tübingen ) is a German legal scholar and legal philosopher who became known in particular for her work on sexual criminal law , criminal theory and the philosophy of human dignity. Since June 2019 she has been director at the Max Planck Institute for Research into Crime, Security and Law (formerly the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law ) in Freiburg im Breisgau . She heads the criminal law department at the MPI.
life and work
Hörnle studied law at the Eberhard Karls University in Tübingen . She passed the first state examination in 1988 and the second state examination in 1991. She graduated from the School of Criminal Justice, Rutgers State University of New Jersey , with a Master of Arts in Criminal Justice in 1993 .
From 1993 to 1999 she was a research assistant to Bernd Schünemann at the Institute for Legal Philosophy and Legal Informatics at the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich (LMU); In 1998 she did her doctorate there. Afterwards she received a habilitation grant from the DFG ; the habilitation took place in 2003 at the LMU. From 2004 to 2009 she was a professor at the Ruhr University in Bochum , chair of criminal law , criminal procedure law and legal philosophy. From July 2009 to September 2019 she was a professor at the Humboldt University in Berlin , Chair of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, Legal Philosophy and Comparative Law ; In 2009/2010 she was Adjunct Professor at the Faculty of Law at the University of Toronto . Since June 2019 she has been Director at the Max Planck Institute for Research into Crime, Security and Law; she heads the criminal law department. She is an honorary professor at the Humboldt University in Berlin.
She is also a full member of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and a corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences and Literature Mainz. In 2017 Tatjana Hörnle was elected a member of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina .
- Punishment proportional to the offense. (= Criminal Law Treatises. New Series , Volume 123). Duncker & Humblot Verlag , 1999, ISBN 3-428-09700-9 (Dissertation University of Munich 1998, 437 pages).
- Grossly offensive behavior. Criminal law protection of morals, feelings and taboos. Klostermann, Frankfurt am Mail 2005, ISBN 3-465-03350-7 (Habilitation thesis University of Munich 2003, 520 pages).
- Penal theories. Mohr Siebeck , 2nd edition, Tübingen 2017, ISBN 978-3-16-155578-7 .
- Criminal penalty without charge: a plea for changes in criminal law doctrine. (= Würzburg lectures on legal philosophy, legal theory and legal sociology). Nomos , Baden-Baden 2013, ISBN 978-3-8487-0641-9 .
- Negotiations of the 70th German Lawyers' Conference in Hanover 2014. Volume I: Expert opinion. Part C: Culture, Religion, Criminal Law - New Challenges in a Pluralist Society. Verlag CH Beck , Munich 2014, ISBN 978-3-406-66233-1 .
- with Markus Dubber: Criminal Law: A Comparative Approach. Oxford University Press , 2014, ISBN 978-0-19-958960-9 .
- with Markus Dubber: The Oxford Handbook of Criminal Law. Oxford University Press, 2014, ISBN 978-0-19-967359-9 .
- # MeToo - An attempt at a balance sheet, in: Praefaktisch.de, January 2019 online
- Member Post by Tatjana Hörnle at the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
- Tatjana Hörnle at the Max Planck Institute for Research into Crime, Security and Law
- Tatjana Hörnle at the Humboldt University in Berlin
- CV on the website of the Humboldt University Berlin
- Tatjana Hoernle appointed as the new director, press release of the Max Planck Institute, July 9, 2019 , accessed October 7, 2019
- Homepage on hu-berlin.de
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German legal scholar and legal philosopher|
|DATE OF BIRTH||November 15, 1963|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Tübingen|