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Katja Drinhausen

Katja Drinhausen’s research focuses on civil rights protection in criminal and administrative law, regulation of non-governmental organizations, and regulation of cyberspace in China.

She studied Sinology at the universities of Leipzig and Erlangen-Nuremburg and worked as a researcher and project manager in the Beijing Office of the Hanns Seidel Foundation where she tracked the development of law, governance and civil society in China. She received an LL.M. in international law from China University of Political Science and Law in Beijing where she focused on Chinese and international public law.