Prof. Dr. Julia Zinsmeister

Professorin für Öffentliches Recht
Faculty of Applied Social Sciences

Institute for Social Law

Prof. Dr. Julia Zinsmeister

Campus Südstadt
Ubierring 48
50678 Köln
Room 329 Mailing address

  • Phone: +49 221-8275-3340

Office hours

other appointments by arrangement
Tuesday, 11:30 to 12:30
Campus Südstadt, Ubierring 48, Room 329
During the lecture-free period, please send me an email to make an appointment.


  • Faculty Consultant for students with disabilities and psychosocial impairments
  • Course Management Master Program Counseling and Advocacy in Social Law

Teaching disciplines

  • Public Law Childrens Rights; Legal Gender and Disability Studies; protection against violence; anti-discrimination law; professional law of social work; social administration and organization law

Research fields

  • antidiscrimination law focused on intersectional discrimination
  • Disability Studies
  • Legal Gender Studies
  • Social Services for people with disabilities
  • sexual and reproductive rights, right to privacy
  • Legal protection against domestic and sexual violence, institutional violence, deprivation and coercion

Mentor in the djb connect project of the German Women Lawyers Association (Deutscher Juristinnenbund e.V.)