Alexander Türk studied history (MA) and law (first and second state exams) in Augsburg, Germany. He obtained an LLM in European Law at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium (1994-95). He also holds a PhD from the University of London. He worked as Lecturer at the European Institute of Public Administration in Maastricht, Netherlands (1995-96) before joining the Dickson Poon School of Law in 1996 as a DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Lektor.
Professor Türk is Director of the Postgraduate Diploma/MA in EU Law (by Distance Learning). Additionally, Professor Türk is a Visiting Professor of Georgetown University, Washington, Pepperdine University, California, and Iowa University.
Professor Türk's principal research interests are in the field of European Union Law, and in particular its constitutional and administrative law. He is also interested in comparative constitutional law, as well as transnational, comparative, and US administrative law.
See Professor Türk's Research Portal profile for full details.
Undergraduate: European law, US Constitutional Law.
Postgraduate: EU Financial Regulation, EU Regulatory Governance.
- ‘European Banking Union and its Relation with Union Institutions’, in M. Chiti and V. Santoro (eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of the European Banking Union Law (Palgrave, 2019)
- ‘Legal accountability of the European Central Bank in bank supervision: A case study in conceptualising the legal effects of Union acts’ (2019, forthcoming) Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law (together with Napoleon Xanthoulis)
- Specialised Administrative Law of the European Union – A Sectoral Review (OUP, 2018), contributing co-editor, together with H.C.H. Hofmann and G. Rowe, 784 pages, ISBN: 9780198787433
- ‘Primary Legislation and Legislative Procedures’, in R. Schütze and T. Tridimas (eds.), Oxford Principles of European Union Law (OUP, 2018)
Turk, A. H., 14 Jul 2021, (Accepted/In press) In: European Law Journal. Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Townley, C. & Türk, A., 1 Jun 2019, In: Antitrust Bulletin. 64, 2, p. 235-283 Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0003603X19844626
Turk, A. H. (ed.), Hofmann, H. C. H. (ed.) & Rowe, G. C. (ed.), 6 Dec 2018, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 720 p. Research output: Book/Report › Book › peer-review
Türk, A. H. & Xanthoulis, N., 8 May 2019, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law. 26, 1, p. 138-151 14 p. Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1177/1023263X19830639
Turk, A. H., 2017, ECB Legal Conference 2017: Shaping a new legal order for Europe: a tale of crises and opportunities. Frankfurt: European Central Bank Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter
Turk, A. H., 28 Jul 2017, Research Handbook on EU Human Rights Law . Douglas-Scott, S. & Hatzis, N. (eds.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, p. 120–138 19 p. (Research Handbooks in European Law series). Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter › peer-review. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.4337/9781782546405.00014
Turk, A. H., 1 Mar 2018, The Oxford Principles of European Union Law: Volume 1: The European Union Legal Order. Schuetze, R. & Tridimas, T. (eds.). Oxford University Press, Vol. 1. Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter
Turk, A. H. & Lo Schiavo, G., 2016, Europe in Crisis: A Structural Analysis. Talani, L. S. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 89-121 Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter
Turk, A. H., 23 Jul 2015, The Oxford Handbook of European Union Law. Arnull, A. & Chalmers, D. (eds.). 1 ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 327-349 23 p. (Oxford Handbooks). Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter › peer-review. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199672646.013.15
Turk, A., 2013, (Accepted/In press) In: Indian Journal of Constitutional Law. Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review