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 (www.equalitylaw.eu). 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