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Michael Ioannidis

Dr. iur., LL.M. (Cambridge), Senior Research Fellow; Lead Legal Counsel, European Central Bank (ECB)
Tel. +49 (6221) 482-621

Main Fields of Research:

EU Law, esp. EU Constitutional Law and EU Economic Law, International Economic Law, Comparative Public Law, Theory of Law

Academic Career:


Since 2012             

Senior Research Fellow at the MPIL

2008 - 2012

Ph.D., Goethe University of Frankfurt, Germany Supervisor: Armin von Bogdandy; Topic of dissertation: ‘Participation Rights in WTO Law ’ (summa cum laude)

2007 - 2008

LL.M., University of Cambridge, United Kingdom; Concentrations: WTO Law, EU Law, Civil Liberties

2006 - 2007

LL.M., University of Heidelberg, Germany; Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Eberhard Schmidt-Aßmann; Topic of master thesis: ‘Judicial Remedies against Delegated Legislation in Germany, Greece, and the EU’ [in German]

2005 - 2006

Legal intern in Athens, Greece 

2001 - 2005

LL.B. (4yr Bachelor of Law), National and Kapodestrian University of Athens, Greece
2012 - 2016

International and European Economics (4yr Bachelor of Economics), Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece

Post-doc project (Habilitation) Eurozone Conditionality

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Aktuelle Publikationen

  • ‘Enforcing EU Values: Reverse Solange and a Systemic Deficiency Committe. In: The Enforcement of EU law and Values, A Jacab, D Kochenov (Hrsg.). Oxford University Press, Oxford 2017, 218-233 (zusammen mit Armin von Bogdandy, Carlino Antpöhler). book available here
  • Evolution and Gestalt of the Greek State. In: Ius Publicum Europeum, Sabino Cassese, Armin von Bogdandy, Peter Huber (Hrsg.). Oxford University Press, Oxford 2017, 238-288 (zusammen mit Koutnatzis, Stylianos).
  • Europe’s new Transformations: How the EU economic constitution changed during the Eurozone Crisis. In: Common Market Law Review 53/5, 1237-1316 (2016). full text here
  • Articles 15 to 17. In: EU Charter of Fundamental Rights: Commentary [in Greek]. Nomiki Vivliohtiki, Athens 2015. book available here



Constitutional Principles in Times of Euro-crisis

Padua, International Conference: European Union and Fundamental Rights in Times of Austerity


Neutrality in Financial-Assistance Conditionality

2017 European Society of International Law Research Forum, The Neutrality of International Law: Myth or Reality?



The Transformation of Europe: How the EU Economic Constitution Changed during the Eurozone Crisis

ESM, Luxembourg


The Search for a Legal Basis for a European Sovereign Restructuring Mechanism

ESCB Legal Workshop ‘Legal Environment for Government Debt Restructuring’ (invited speaker)

ECB, Frankfurt am Main


The Relationship between Law and the Rule of Law in the EU

UACES, 46th Annual Conference (invited chair discussant)

London, Queen Mary's University


Conditionality and the Transformation of the European Constitution

ICON-S 2016 Conference ‘Borders, Otherness and Public Law’ (co-convener of the panel ‘Conditionality in the Eurozone Crisis’)

Berlin, Humbolt University


Conditionality in EU Law

Kuratorium of the Max Plank Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law (selected speaker)


Weak Members and the EU Rule of Law

8th Annual Conference of the Cluster of Excellence ‘The Formation of Normative Orders’ Goethe University (invited speaker)

Frankfurt, Goethe Univerersity


Five President’s Report: from “Transfer” to “Convergence”

Conference ‘More EU to overcome the crisis: What budget, resources, fiscal and borrowing powers for the EU?’

Florence, University of Florence, Polo di Scienze Sociali


The Transformation of the ECB

IKYDA IV Greek-German Conference ‘State Insolvency and the New Role of Central Banks’ (invited speaker)

Thessaloniki, Aristotle University, Faculty of Law


Hellas Zukunft? Greece and Europe after the Referendum

Round Table Discussion at DAI Heidelberg (together with Matthias Goldmann, Prof. Achilles Skordas, and Prof. Armin von Bogdandy)

Heidelberg, DAI


The Euro Summit Agreement on Greece

Referentenbesprechung, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law

Heidelberg, MPIL


Conditionality in International and European Law

Job Lecture, Hertie School of Governance

Berlin, Hertie School of Governance


Ο Ρόλος της ΕΚΤ στους Ευρωπαϊκούς Μηχανισμούς Οικονομικής Στήριξης

Δεύτερο Ετήσιο Συνέδριο Ένωσης Ελλήνων Δημοσιολόγων «Επίκαιρα Ζητήματα Δημοσίου Δικαίου»



Participation in International Trade Law. How WTO law can Promote Democratic Legitimacy

Conference ‘Freihandel vs. Demokratie’, Junge Wissenschaftler im öffentlichen Recht e.V. und Völkerrechtsblog



The new Eurozone Agreement on Greece

Referentenbesprechung, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law

Heidelberg, MPIL


Conditionally Yours - Eurozone Financial Assistance and the Greek Challenge

Access Europe Lecture Series, University of Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam


Beyond the Standard of Review: Deference Criteria in WTO law and the Case for a Procedural Approach

Final Meeting COST Action 1003 ‘International Law Between Constitutionalization and Fragmentation’



SS 2016/2017

Verfassungskrisen der Europäischen Union

University of Frankfurt

WS 2016/2017

Basics of European Union Law

WS 2015/2016

Basics of European Union Law

SS 2014/2015

Strukturwandel des öffentlichen Rechts

WS 2014/2015

Introduction to the Law of the IMF