Martin Eifert

Faculty of Law, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin


Martin Eifert is a professor at the Law School of Humboldt-University in Berlin, holding the chair of public law, specifically administrative law. He joined the faculty in 2012. Before this position, he was a professor of public law at the Justus-Liebig-University in Gießen from 2005 to 2012. He is Dean of the law faculty and co-editor of the Archiv des öffentlichen Rechts journal. His main research interests include constitutional and administrative law, media law, information and data protection law, regulation, law and innovation, and environmental law.

Selected publications include Eifert, Electronic Government, 2008, Bieber/Eifert/Groß/Lamla (eds.), Soziale Netze in der digitalen Welt [social networks in the digital world], 2009; Rechenschaftspflichten für soziale Netzwerke und Suchmaschinen [public accountability for social networks and search engines], Neue Juristische Wochenschrift 2017, 1450.