Marek Martyniszyn

    Dr Marek Martyniszyn

    Senior Lecturer

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    Marek is delighted to have joined the School of Law in July 2013. Previously he was a Senior Research Fellow in the Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies at Loyola University Chicago. He holds a PhD from University College Dublin (completed on a prestigious Ad Astra Scholarship), an LLM (with specializations in EU Economic and World Trade Law) from the Saarland University’s European Institute, three MA degrees from the Warsaw School of Economics and the Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Teaching (PGCHET) from the Queen's University Belfast.

    Marek's research focuses on various aspects of competition law and policy in international and transnational contexts, including the limits of extraterritorial jurisdiction and state involvement in anticompetitive practices. In broader terms, his interests lie in international economic law. To undertake research looking into these issues, he was awarded grants by the Royal Irish Academy, the Oxford Noble Foundation and the NI Department of the Economy (the Global Challenge Research Fund). In the last five years Marek presented his work, in various formats, in China, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Japan, Netherlands, Poland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States.

    Marek is a Council Member of the Society of Legal Scholars (SLS) and a Member of the Society's Executive Committee (appointment period: 2017-2020). He is also a Member of the Academic Society for Competition Law and of the Competition Law Scholars Forum. Furthermore, Marek serves as a Member of the International Advisory Board of the Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies at the Loyola University Chicago (US) and an Associate Member of the Centre for Antitrust and Regulatory Studies at the Warsaw University (Poland). Moreover, Marek is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

    Marek is a Member of the Research Partnership Platform of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. In that framework he conducts research with particular relevance for developing countries and he has presented his research on the UNCTAD's forum in the past. Furthermore, Marek serves as a Non-Governmental Advisor to the International Competition Network.

    At Queen's Marek serves on the Central Student Appeals Committee and represents School of Law on the forum of  the Academic Council (following recent re-election for the term 2018-2021). Moreover, colleagues in the Law School elected Marek to the School Management Board (as the Elected Member for the academic year 2017-2018). Marek is also a founding member and a member of the steering group of the Queen's International Staff Network. Furthermore, Marek is an International Students Liaison Officer in the School of Law and in that capacity he looks after new international students joining the School of Law.

    Research Interests

    Competition Law, Antitrust Law, International Economic Law, Law And Economics, Public International Law, Global Governance, Law and Development, Globalization and Governance,  European Law, EU Law, WTO law, International Trade Law, Regulation of Transnational Commerce, and Contract Law


    Marek has taught Contract Law, EU Law (both Constitutional and Substantive/Economic), Competition Law, International and Comparative Competition Law, EU Competition Law, and International Trade Law.


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