Anna Pingen conducts research in the areas of criminal theory, comparative criminal law, human rights, incitement, and antisemitism.
Anna Pingen studied law at the University of Toulouse (France) and at the University of Freiburg (Germany). During her studies in Germany (Erasmus program), she worked as a research assistant to Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Ulrich Sieber at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Crime, Security and Law (then Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law) in Freiburg. In 2015, she completed her bachelor's degree with a focus on private law at the University of Toulouse.
In 2015, she completed her bachelor's degree with a major in private law at the University of Toulouse. In July 2016, she obtained the "Maîtrise en droit" in Toulouse after completing the "Master 1 Sciences criminelles et carrières judiciaires".
In 2021, she was awarded her doctorate by the Department of Law of the Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg. In her dissertation she deals with "Motivationsdelikten – ein deutsch-französischer Strafrechtsvergleich".
Anna Pingen has been co-editor of the journal "eucrim" since April 2021.
In this project, she analyzes and presents current developments in criminal law at the European Union and the European Council.