Stéphanie Dagron is a professor of law at the University of Geneva, teaching international, european and national health and social security law.
She has been named Professor at the law Faculty in February 2016 and at the medical Faculty in April 2019. She is a member of the Global Studies Institute and the Institute of Global Health. French by nationality, she holds a PhD in International and European law from the universities of Poitiers (France) and Saarbrücken (Germany). She has worked as a research fellow at the Max-Planck-Institute for International Law and Comparative Public Law in Heidelberg and as a lecturer at the Universities of Saarbrücken, Strasbourg, Poitiers and Heidelberg. Between 2009 and 2013, Stephanie was a senior research fellow at the Institute of Biomedical Ethics at the University of Zurich. Between 2013 and 2019, Stephanie was also a Swiss National Science Foundation Professor working on a large-scale research project entitled “juridification of global health concerns: implications for health prevention, treatment and health systems”.
Since 2013, Stéphanie practices international law in her work as a consultant for WHO in the fields of tuberculosis, human rights and research ethics.