Chair of Public Law, International Public Law and European Law
Commentary to the Lower Saxony Act of Higher Education (Niedersächsisches Hochschulgesetz)
Published at Nomos under the edition of Professor Volker Epping. 1.689 pages, 129,00 Euro.
Main focus of the commentary are in the field of examination and graduation law, professorship appointment law and public service law, foundation law and higher education medical law as well as financial and budget law. In the area of institutional higher education law, the tasks, competences and constitution and dismissal of organs and bodies are presented within the overall structure of organisational law and in the context of constitutional requirements (Art. 5 para. 3 s. 1 German Constitution and Art. 5 para. 3 Constitution of Lower Saxony).
Comparative legal references to similar regulations in the Higher Education Acts of the different federal states are intended to provide a reliable basis for questions of higher education law in the different federal states as well.