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National Coordinator Biography


Maarten den Heijer, Assistant Professor, University of Amsterdam

Dr. Maarten den Heijer is an Assistant Professor of International Law at the University of Amsterdam. Previously he has been a legislative lawyer at the Dutch Ministry of Home Affairs and he obtained his PhD at the Leiden Institute of Immigration Law. His recent publications include ‘Europe Beyond its Borders: Refugee and Human Rights Protection in Extraterritorial Immigration Control’ (2010), and ‘The Marine I Case: a Comment’ in the International Journal of Refugee Law (2010 with K. Wouters).

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