Presentation

Juan Antonio Mayoral Diaz-Asensio

Juan A. Mayoral is Postdoctoral Research Fellow in iCourts, Centre of Excellence for International Courts at the University of Copenhagen. Juan is PhD in Political and Social Sciences at the European University Institute and the CEACS-Juan March Institute. He holds a BA in Law (2004), in Philosophy (2005) and in Political Science and Administration (2006). In 2006 he was awarded the grant from the Juan March Institute of Study and Research for master studies at the Centre of Advanced Studies in Social Sciences (2006). In 2009 he obtained a MA in Democracy and Governance in the Autonomous University of Madrid. He is also co-convenor of the ECPR Standing group on Law & Courts www.ecpr.eu/StandingGroups/StandingGroupHome.

His research interest concerns the interaction between Law & Politics, with a specific focus on international and domestic courts and their impact in politics and society. At iCourts, Juan is currently developing his postdoctoral research project JUDTRUST. This project aims to study national judges’ trust in the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) and particularly how trust might have decisive influence on the development of a more integrated European judiciary and area of justice.

Areas of specialization

  • Judicial Behavior
  • Law & Politics / Comparative Judicial Politics
  • Trust and Judicial Cooperation
  • Theories of Democracy
  • Public opinion & Elites
  • European Integration & Law
  • Global and Regional Governance
  • Empirical Legal Studies
  • Qualitative & Quantitative/Mixed Methods
CV

Education

2010-2013    European University Institute, PhD in Political Science & doctor member in the CEACS, Juan March Institute. Title: “The Politics of Judging EU law: A new approach to the role of national courts in the legal integration of Europe”. Examining Board: Adrienne Héritier (EUI/RSCAS) (Supervisor), Marlene Wind (Univ. Copenhagen), Bruno de Witte (EUI/Univ.  Maastricht), and Alec Stone-Sweet (Yale Univ.).

2009-2010    European University Institute, MA of Research.

2008-2009    Autonomous University of Madrid. MA in Democracy and Government.

2006-2008    Juan March Institute, Madrid. MA in Social Sciences.

2005-2006    Centre for Political and Constitutional Studies, Madrid. Diploma in Political Science and Constitutional Law.

2004-2006    Complutense University of Madrid. BA in Political Science.

2001-2005    University of Balearic Islands, Mallorca. BA in Philosophy.

1999-2004     University of Balearic Islands, Mallorca. BA in Law. Diploma in Public Law.

Articles  

2017 May      “In the CJEU judges trust: A new approach in the judicial construction of Europe.” Journal of Common Market Studies. Vol. 55(3). Pages 551–568. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jcms.12488/full

 

2017 May      co-authored with Dorte Martinsen “Unfit for patient rights in cross border healthcare? The  universalist healthcare model meets the European Union”. Comparative European Politics. Special Issue “The Rise of a European Healthcare Union”, edited by Dorte Martinsen and Hans Vollaard. Vol. 15(3). Pages 414-434. https://link.springer.com/journal/41295/15/3/page/1

 

2016   co-authored with José Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá and Pedro Riera. “Elecciones municipales en España: la personalización del voto”. [Local elections in Spain: The personalization of the vote] Revista Internacional de Sociología.

 

2016 Jan       co-authored with José Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá and Pedro Riera. “Elecciones municipales en España: un análisis multinivel de los determinantes individuales y contextuales del voto”. [Local elections in Spain. A Multilevel analysis of the individual and contextual determinants of voting] Revista de Estudios Políticos. Vol. 172. Pages 47-82.

 

2014 Jun       co-authored with Urszula Jaremba and Tobias Nowak. “Creating EU judges: The role of generational differences, legal education and judicial career paths in the approach of national judges to EU law”. Journal of European Public Policy. Vol. 21(8). Pages. 1120-1141. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13501763.2014.915871

 

2013 Oct-Dec.          co-authored with David Ordóñez Solís and Dimitry Berberoff (Spanish Judicial Network on European Union Law). “Los jueces españoles como jueces de la Unión Europea: conocimiento, experiencias y actitudes hacia el derecho europeo”. English: Spanish judges as EU judges: knowledge, experiences and attitudes towards EU law. Revista Española de Derecho Europeo. Vol. 48. Pages 127-152.

 

2013 Sep       co-authored with José Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá and Pedro Riera. “The electoral consequences of corruption scandals in Spain”. Crime, Law and Social Change. Vol. 60, Issue 5, Pages 515-534.

 

2013 Jul-Sep  “La Politización de la aplicación judicial del Derecho Europeo: Un estudio del Tribunal Supremo Español.” English: The Politization of the judicial enforcement of EU law: A study of the Spanish Supreme Court. Revista de Estudios Políticos. Vol. 161. Pages 117-141.

 

2012 Oct-Dec           “¿Por qué los autócratas limitan judicialmente su poder? Un análisis comparado de la existencia de altos tribunales en autocracias.” English: Why do autocrats place judicial constraints on their power? A comparative analysis of high courts in autocracies. Revista de Estudios Políticos. Vol. 158. Pages. 41-74. ISSN: 0048-7694. 

Book chapters

Forthcoming   “El papel de los actores judiciales en la Unión Europea del Tratado de Lisboa” [The role of judicial actors in the UE after Lisbon] with Pablo Castillo in Análisis de la Unión Europea en un Contexto Cambiante. Luis Bouza and Cristina Ares (eds.). Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas.

 

Forthcoming   “Impact through Trust: The CJEU as a trust-enhancing institution” in International Courts and Domestic Politics. Marlene Wind and Andreas Follesdal (eds.) Oxford University Press

 

Forthcoming   “Parliaments and the European Union” with Jean-Baptiste Harguindéguy & Ana Carrillo López. The political power in Spain. Xavier Coller, Antonio Jaime, Fabiola Mota (eds). Palgrave.

 

2016 Sep       “Parlamentos y Unión Europa” [Parliaments and the European Union] with Jean-Baptiste Harguindéguy & Ana Carrillo López. El poder político en España. [The political power in Spain] Xavier Coller, Antonio Jaime, Fabiola Mota (eds). Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas. Madrid. ISBN: 978-84-7476-710-0. Pages 287-303.

 

2016 Jun       “National Courts and EU law: An Introduction.” With Marlene Wind. National Courts and EU Law: New Issues, Theories and Methods. Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK. Pages: 1-11.

 

2015 Jun       co-authored with José Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá y Pedro Riera. “Elecciones municipales en España (1979-2011): las dimensiones del voto” [Local elections in Spain (1979-2011): the dimensions of voting]. Edited book by Manuel Arenilla, La elección directa del alcalde. Reflexiones, efectos y alternativas. Pages 105-139. Madrid: Fundación Democracia y Gobierno Local. Serie Claves de Gobierno Local 19.

 

2014 Jun                  “Overcoming the Legal Iron Curtain: Similarities and differences in the use of preliminary references between new and old Member States”. Dealing with EU law: The role of national courts in interpretation and application of European Union law. Edited book by Mihai Sandru, Giuseppe Martinico and Mihai Banu. Editura Universitara. Pages 60-85. ISBN 978-606-591-749-1, DOI 10.5682/9786065917491.

Books and edited books

2016 Jun       co-edited with Bruno de Witte, Marlene Wind, Urszula Jaremba and Karolina Postdawa. “National Courts and EU Law: New Issues, Theories and Methods”. Cheltenham, Northampton: Edward Elgar Publishing.

 

2015 Jun       “The Politics of Judging EU Law: A New Approach to National Courts in the Legal Integration of Europe.” Madrid: Instituto Juan March de Estudios e Investigaciones.

Working papers and reports

2016 Sep       co-authored with Werner Schäfke and Martine Stagelund Hvidt. “Eksterne underviseres syn på juridisk uddannelse: Anbefalinger for en stærkere sammenhæng mellem praksis og undervisning” [Translation: External teachers’ views on legal education: Recommendations for a stronger link between practice and teaching]. Report commissioned by the Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen.

 

2016 May      co-authored with Urszula Jaremba. “Perspectives on Europeanization of national judiciaries: old and new questions” iCourts Working Papers, No. 59.

 

2015 Aug       co-authored with Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen. “A Judicialisation of Healthcare Policies in Denmark and Spain? The Universalist Healthcare Model Meets the European Union” Legal Studies Research Papers Series, Vol. 1, No. 1. http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2649865

 

2015 Aug       co-authored with Tobias Nowak and Urszula Jaremba. “Wie Richter ihr Wissen erwerben” RISTA 4/15 Der Vorstand des Bundes der Richter und Staatsanwälte in Nordrhein-Westfalen. https://www.drb-nrw.de/component/attachments/download/581

 

2015 Aug       co-authored with Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen. “A Judicialisation of Healthcare Policies in Denmark and Spain? The Universalist Healthcare Model Meets the European Union” iCourts Working Papers, No. 30. http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2649865

 

2013 Nov       co-authored With Ferrán Martínez i Coma. “La Calidad de la Justicia: ¿Cómo evalúan los españoles el funcionamiento de las instituciones judiciales y qué se puede hacer para mejorarlas?” Estudios de Progreso, 76/2013. Fundación Alternativas.

http://www.falternativas.org/content/download/20947/533434/version/2/file/EP76_2013.pdf

 

2012 Dec       “Overcoming the Legal Iron Curtain: Similarities and differences in the use of preliminary references between new and old Member States”. Perspectives on Federalism, Vol. 4, issue 3. http://www.on-federalism.eu/attachments/148_download.pdf

 

2011 Feb       Report on the Democratic improvements in the European Union under the Lisbon Treaty European Union Democracy Observatory. Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies. European University Institute. http://www.eui.eu/Projects/EUDO-Institutions/Documents/EUDOreport922011.pdf 

Book reviews

2014 Sep       Book review of “The Legal Effects of EU Agreements”, by Mendez, M. Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 52, Issue 5, 1164–1165. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jcms.12173_7/abstract

 

2012 Mar       Book review of “EU Constitutional Law. An Introduction”, by Rosas, A. & Armati, L. Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 50, Issue 2, 361–362. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1468-5965.2011.02234_7.x/abstract

 

© Copyright - NoLesLaw 2018