ul. Władysława Bojarskiego 3, 87-100 Toruń
tel.: +48 56 611 41 10
e-mail: wpia@umk.pl


dr Julia Kapelańska-Pręgowskadr Julia Kapelańska-Pręgowska
Assistant Professor
Department of Human Rights

room no: 90, Coll. Iuridicum Novum, W. Bojarskiego 3, 87-100 Toruń
tel.: +48-56-611-4032
fax: +48-56-611-4005
e-mail: jkapre@umk.pl
www: https://torun-pl.academia.edu/JuliaKapelańskaPręgowska
ORCID: 0000-0002-7643-2681

human rights law; international biomedical standards; comparative law

Juris doctor (2010), assistant professor at the Chair of Human Rights at the Faculty of Law and Administration NCU. MA in law from Nicolaus Copernicus Univeristy (NCU) and BA in English philology from NCU and Techer Training College of Foreign Languages. In 2006-2007 worked as a trainee at the General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union at the Legal advisers group I. Participated in international courses on human rights protection (at the Viadrina University and at the L'Insitut de Droits de L'homme in Strasburg). Speaker at conferences in Poland and abroad (Scotland, Portugal, the Netherlands, Czech Republic, Belgium). Author of two monographs and articles on human rights law, international and comparative biomedical law. Member of the International Law Association (Polish Branch) and of the European Association of Health Law. Member of the editorial board of "Comparative Law Review". Certified national tutor of HELP Programme (Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals) of the Council of Europe. Coach of the NCU Team participating at the European Human Rights Moot Court Competitions (in the first edition, NCU Team has been the third team out of almost 150).


Prizes and research scholarships:

- 1st prize for an essay on medical law (2009)

- 1st prize in a competition for the best doctoral and post-doctoral thesies for a PhD thesis "Legal and bioethical aspects of genetic testing" (2010). Thesis in print by Wolters Kluwer (2010).

- scholarship from the Foundation for Polish Science (2014)

- the Bohdan Winiarski Scholarship in International Law 2017  (scholarship for a research project to be conducted at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge)


Office Hours:
Dyżury w semestrze letnim 2022/2023 (pok. 90)

Wtorki - 12:00-13:00
Środy - 13:00-14:00
Office hours in summer semester 2022/2023 (in-person, room 90)

Tuesdays - 12:00-13:00
Wednesdays - 13:00-14:00

See profile in Research Portal