Alexandra Timmer

Utrecht University
08 May 2022 to 14 May 2022

Dr. Alexandra Timmer is associate professor of human rights law at the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM) at Utrecht University. Her research focuses on equality and non-discrimination in relation to EU law, the ECHR and international human rights treaties. In addition, she is co-coordinator gender equality of the European network of legal experts in gender equality and non-discrimination ( In 2017 she was awarded a prestigious Veni grant by the Dutch Scientific Organization for her project on gender justice in European human rights law.

Area(s) of expertise: Human rights law, gender equality, non-discrimination