Department of Law

Natalie Videbæk Munkholm

Associate professor

Curriculum Vitae

 

Born

29 November 1969

 

Nationality

Danish

 

Qualifications

2015PhD, Aarhus University
1998Master of Laws (LL.M.), Aarhus University
1997LL.M. International Law, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
1996Bachelor of Laws, Aarhus University

 

Other education:

2016Teacher training programme for assistant professors, Aarhus University
2012Prince2 Foundation & Practitioner certification in project management

 

Academic positions

2017-Associate Professor, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2016-2017Assistant Professor, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2016-2017Postdoc, Department of Law, Aarhus University/The Danish Council for Independent Research (Social Sciences)
2015Research Assistant, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2012-2015PhD Fellow, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2012External Lecturer, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2011External Lecturer, Department of Business Communication, Aarhus University

 

Research visits

2017Visiting Researcher, Faculty of Law, Helsini University, Finland
2016Visiting Researcher, Labour Law Group, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo, Norway
2014Visiting Researcher, University of Cambridge, UK

 

Other full-time employment

2008-2012Staff-, Communications- and Networks Manager, DanskOase and BUO, Denmark
2006-2008Assistant Attorney, Lexius Law Firm, Aarhus, Denmark
2004-2005Freelance Lawyer, Auckland, New Zealand
1999-2003Legal Consultant, Ingeniørernes A-kasse, Denmark
1998-1999In-house Lawyer, Arise Enterprises, Brisbane, Australia

 

Administrative experience

2016Participating in the drafting of Strategy 2017-2020, Department of Law
2016-Main responsibility for various courses in labour law
2015-Main responsibility for the Hugo Sinzheimer Moot Court Competition
2015Thesis coordinator (bachelor's and master's level) for the Business Law group, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2013Coordinator for the PhD group, Department of Law, Aarhus University

 

Academic tasks

2016-Member of the INTRAlaw Research Centre, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2013-2014Member of ad hoc committee on PhD integration, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2013PhD representative in the Department Council, Department of Law, Aarhus University

 

Other academic activities

2017-National expert for Denmark in ETUI, Brussels, Belgium relating to the research project 'EU posting of workers - legal issues before national courts'
2016-National expert in labour law for Denmark in the European Labour Law Network (advisor of the EU-Commission)
2016-Member of the Organizing Committee for the European Hugo Sinzheimer Moot Court Competition
2016National contribution on the Danish right to lockout, requested by Assistant Professor in Comparative and European Labour Law Beryl P. ter Haar, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2015National contribution (jointly with Associate Professor Caroline Adolphsen) to the Sanction Project, ACCESS Europe Working Paper Series requested by Postdoc, Assistant Professor Anje Eleveld, VU Amsterdam University, The Netherlands
2015-Country contact (Denmark), Hugo Sinzheimer Moot Court Competition, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2015Organizer and participant in Fast & Furious PhD Presentations, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2015-Speaker at national PhD courses and department PhD seminars
2014-Speaker at various academic events, lecturer on PhD courses
2013Paper on Danish right to secondary action, requested by Professor Tonia Novitz, University of Bristol, UK
2013-Member of Labour Law Researchers Network (LLRN)
2013-Member of Society of Legal Scholars (SLS), UK
2013-Member of Dansk Forening for Arbejdsret
2012Member of Network for Young Researchers in European Labour Law and Social Law (YRS)
1998UNSW Alumni Network
1998Project participant 'Cross-border Technology and Business', Anderson Business School, UCLA

 

Research areas

  • Labour law
  • Collective labour law
  • Employment law
  • EU labour law
  • International labour law
  • Discrimination
  • Fundamental rights at work rettigheder
  • Contract law

 

Teaching areas

  • Labour law
  • Collective labour law
  • Employment law
  • EU labour law


Awards, grants, etc.

2017Grant from the Tuborg Foundation
2017Grant from the Dreyer Foundation
2016PhD Award of the Aarhus University Research Foundation
2016Publication grant from the Aarhus University Research Foundation
2015Grant for the Hugo Sinzheimer Moot Competion from Kammeradvokaten, Law Firm Poul Schmith
2015PhD Fellow of the Year, Department of Law, Aarhus University
2015Postdoc grant from the Danish Council for Independent Research (Social Sciences)
2013Grant from the Oticon Foundation
2013Travel grant, Axel H's Rejselegat
2013Travel grant, Christian and Ottilia Brorsons Rejselegat
2013Grant from the Augustinus Foundation
1997/2013Grants from Knud Højgaard's Fond (Foundation)

 

Miscellaneous

2015-Chairman of the board, Rudehøj Efterskole, Odder
2013-2014Mentor, AU Mentor 100
2006-Chair, general assemblies in non-profilt organisations
2006-Speaker in professional and non-profilt organisations
2006-Board member in non-profit organisations

 

Leave

2000, 2002, 2005 and 2010 (maternity leave)

 

Research outputs

Restatement of Labour Law in Europe. Restatement V: Obligations of the employee: Obligations of the employee - the position in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., Oct 2021, (In preparation) Restatement of Labour Law in Europe. Restatement V: Obligations of the Employee. Heerma van Voss, G. & Waas, B. (eds.). Hart Publishing, (Restatement of Labour Law in Europe, Vol. V).

The Covid-19 pandemic in Denmark: The social effects of Covid-19 in Denmark, a comparative overview 1 year after

Munkholm, N. V., Apr 2021, In: Noticias CIELO. 3, 5 p.

iRel project: Report 3: Remote work/smart work in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., Feb 2021, (In preparation)

Afskedigelsesbeskyttelse ved virksomhedsoverdragelse, dansk og EU retspraksis om 'bestå'-begrebet

Munkholm, N. V., Dec 2020, (In preparation) In: Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen.

Collective Agreements and Social Security Protection for NonStandard Workers and Particularly for Platform Workers: The Danish Experience

Munkholm, N. V., Dec 2020, Social Law 4.0: New Approaches for Ensuring Financing Social Security in the Digital Age. Becker, U. & Chesalina, O. (eds.). Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, p. 171-202 (Studien aus dem Max-Planck-Institut für Sozialrecht und Sozialpolitik, Vol. 74).

Indirekte forskelsbehandling af personer med handicap, arbejdsgiverens tilpasningsforpligtelse. Nyeste EU domstols praksis

Munkholm, N. V., Dec 2020, (In preparation) In: Juristen.

Report on the implementation of the CCOO judgment, C-55/18 in the EU Member States. The status on Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Dec 2020, (Submitted)

Arbejdsmarkeds- og socialpolitikken

Munkholm, N. V., Lind, M. G., Ellehauge, M. (ed.) & Holst-Christensen, N. (ed.), Nov 2020, EU Karnov 2020. Ellehauge, M. & Holst-Christensen, N. (eds.). 18. ed. København: Karnov Group

Digitalisation and labour law in Denmark - changing roles of the social partners?

Munkholm, N. V., 31 Oct 2020, (Submitted) The Cambridge Handbook of Technological Disruption in Labour and Employment Law. De Vos, M. (ed.). Cambridge University Press

Social Dialogue in the EU (legal)

Munkholm, N. V., Oct 2020, (Accepted/In press) EU Collective Labour Law. ter Haar, B. & Kun, A. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing

Country report gender rquality: How are EU rules transposed into national law : Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Schjøler, C. H., Sep 2020, Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union. 63 p.

The future of nordic labour law: facing the challenges of changing labour relations

Munkholm, N. V., Hotvedt, M. J., Westregaard, A., Ylhäinen, M., Alsos, K. & Aradóttir Pind, D., Aug 2020, Nordic Council of Ministers. 170 p. (TemaNord; No. 534, Vol. 2020).

Ansættelsesforhold

Munkholm, N. V., Jul 2020, Dansk Privatret . Edlund, H. H. (ed.). 21 ed. København: Djøf Forlag, p. 601 – 624

Impact of COVID-19 on gender equality

Munkholm, N. V. & Schjøler, C. H., Jul 2020, 5 p.

Ledelsesretten i Danmark

Munkholm, N. V., Hotvedt, M. J. (ed.) & Skjønberg, A. N. (ed.), Jul 2020, (Accepted/In press) Styringsretten – prinsipielt, aktuelt og komparativt. Gyldendal Juridisk

COVID-19 and Labour Law: The situation in Denmark in June 2020

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Jun 2020, In: Italian Labour Law E-journal. 13, Special issue 1, 8 p.

Juridical effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., Søsted, M. & Janotta da Rocha, C. (ed.), Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) Juridical Effects of the corona-virus pandemic. Janotti da Rocha, C. (ed.).

European Centre of Expertise in the field of labour law, employment and labour market policies (ECE): Ad Hoc Request on the right of workers in the public administration to information and consultation : Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., May 2020, Brussel: European Commission. 6 p.

Covid-19 and labour law: Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Apr 2020, In: Italian Labour Law E-journal. 13, 1S Special issue: COVID-19 and Labour Law - A Global Review, 8 p.

ECE thematic review: voluntary work in the EU and EEA : Denmark.

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Apr 2020, 17 p.

Algoritmer og platformsarbejde i et komparativt perspektiv. Hvordan algoritmer har påvirket vurderingen af status som lønmodtager eller selvstændig i andre landes retspraksis.

Munkholm, N. V., Mar 2020, (In preparation) Juristen. Kristiansen, J. (ed.). Djøf Forlag, 30 p.

IRlex. The ILO Database on industrial relations. Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., Rönnmar, M. (ed.) & Julen, J. (ed.), Mar 2020, (E-pub ahead of print) ILO's Legal Database on Industrial Relations.

Protection of platform workers in Denmark: part 2 country report : Nordic future of work project 2017 - 2020

Munkholm, N. V. & Schjøler, C. H., Mar 2020, Oslo: FAFO, 46 p. (Working paper; No. 10, Pillar VI).

Report on working time in the police and armed forces: the position in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Feb 2020, Bruxelles: European Union. 18 p.

Atypical employment relationships: the position in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., Jan 2020, Restatement of labour law in Europe: Vol. II - Atypical employment relationships. Waas, B. & Herma van Voos, G. (eds.). Oxford: Hart Publishing, 22 p. (Restatement of Labour Law in Europe).

Posting of workers before Danish courts

Munkholm, N. V., Jan 2020, Posting of workers before national courts. Rasnača, Z. & Bernaciak, M. (eds.). Brussel: European Trade Union Institute, ETUI, p. 41-63

National report on Denmark: Stage 2 Representing and Regulating Platform Work: Emerging Problems and Possible Solutions

Munkholm, N. V., 2020, S.l.: iRel. 16 p.

The knowledge-intensive platform economy in the Nordic Countries

Munkholm, N. V., Jesnes, K., Steen, J. I., Steen, J. R., Røtnes, R., Rasmussen, S., Saloniemi, A., Ylhäinen, M., Westregaard, A., Olafsdottir, K. & Rolandsson, B., 2020, The knowledge-intensive platform economy in the Nordic countries. Ingerød Steen, J., Røed Steen, J., Jesnes, K. & Røtnes, R. (eds.). Oslo: FAFO

iRel project: Report 1: STATE OF THE ART ON DIGITAL WORK AND NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS FRAMEWORK. Denmark: National report on industrial relations in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Lund-Sørensen, A., Dec 2019, I-Rel. Smarter industrial relations to address new technological challenges in the world of work: I-Rel. Smarter industrial relations to address new technological challenges in the world of work.

Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Højer Schjøler, C., Oct 2019, Collective Bargaining in Labour Law Regimes: A Global Perspective. Liukkunen, U. (ed.). Cham: Springer, p. 225-249 (Ius Comparatum - Global Studies in Comparative Law, Vol. 32).

Abuse of companies and posting of workers

Munkholm, N. V., Sep 2019, Abuse of companies. Birkmose, H. S., Neville, M. & Sørensen, K. E. (eds.). Alphen aan den Rijn: Wolters Kluwer , p. 343-368

Key concepts and changing labour relations in Denmark: part 1: Country report

Lund-Sørensen, A. & Munkholm, N. V., Sep 2019, Oslo: FAFO. 26 p.

Report on the implementation of Article 6 and Article 22 of the Working Time Directive, maximum weekly working hours. The position in Denmark.

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Apr 2019

Report on the legal framework on European Works Councils. The position in Denmark.

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Apr 2019

Report on regulation of informing and consulting employees and employee participation in the event of companies’ restructuring. The position in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Mar 2019

Transposition of the Enforcement Directive on Posting of Workers

Munkholm, N. V., Mar 2019, S.l.: European Commission.

Report on working time in the inland waterways sector. The position in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., Jan 2019

Fel beräkna förmåner vid uppsägning på föräldraledigs deltidslön

Munkholm, N. V., 2019, In: EU & Arbetsrätt : nordiskt nyhetsbrev. 2, p. 7 1 p.

Labour law in the future of work: Introduction paper

Hotvedt, M. J. & Munkholm, N. V., 2019, FAFO. 26 p. (Fafo Paper, Vol. 2019-06).

Lærebog i ansættelsesret og personalejura

Hasselbalch, O. & Munkholm, N. V., 2019, 6. ed. København: Djøf Forlag. 773 p.

Restatement of Labour Law in Europe. Restatement III/IV: Dismissal protection. Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., 2022, Restatement of Labour Law in Europe. Restatement III/IV - Dismissal protection. Waas, B. & van Voss, G. H. (eds.). Hart Publishing, (Restatement of Labour Law in Europe).

The principle of equality as a transnational principle

Munkholm, N. V. & Højer Schjøler, C., 2019, Transnationalisation and legal actors: Legitimacy in question. Kristiansen, B. L., Peterkova, K., Munkholm, L., Neumann, L. & Paladiaux, C. (eds.). Routledge, p. 173-186 14 p. (Globalization law and policy).

Videofeedback på studerendes tekstudkast - en ny teknik i vejledning?

Wichmann-Hansen, G., Nielsen, T. A. & Munkholm, N. V., 2019.

Et tiltrængt bidrag på forskelsbehandlingsområdet: Anmeldelse af Ruth Nielsen: Lov om forbud mod forskelsbehandling, 1. udg., Karnov Group 2017

Munkholm, N. V., Dec 2018, In: EU & Arbetsrätt : nordiskt nyhetsbrev. 2018, 4, p. 8 1 p.

Report on applicable labour law and competent jurisdiction of work contracts in aviation. The position in Denmark.

Munkholm, N. V., Oct 2018

Self-regulating collective labour relations - trends and responses: Case of Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., Sep 2018.

Uber and taxis in Denmark

Soested, M. & Munkholm, N. V., Sep 2018, Uber & Taxis: Comparative Law Studies. Noguellou, R. & Renders, D. (eds.). Bruylant, p. 141-162 22 p.

Särställning för ”mest representativa” organisationer kan strida mot EKMR och ILO:s konventioner

Munkholm, N. V., Jun 2018, In: EU & Arbetsrätt : nordiskt nyhetsbrev. 2018, nr 2, p. 2 1 p.

Report on National regulations on labour protection of seafarers in case of captivity as a result of piracy or armed robbery against ships

Munkholm, N. V. & Schjøler, C. H., May 2018

Report on National regulations on the right of training and the obligation of employers to provide training necessary to perform the work. The position in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., May 2018

Report on Recording of working time in the Member States in the light of the CJEU ruling C-55/18. The position in Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., May 2018

Report on the Implementation of the Temporary Agency Work Directive in the Member States. The position in Denmark.

Munkholm, N. V., May 2018

The Danish model of collective bargaining: Report chapter

Munkholm, N. V. & Schjøler, C. H., May 2018. 17 p.

Lawful secondary action: the case of Denmark and cross-border establishments

Munkholm, N. V., Apr 2018, In: Kutafin University Law Review. 5, 1, p. 222-239 18 p.

Ansatte i semi-offentlige institutioner - uskrevne retsgrundsætninger

Munkholm, N. V. & Søsted, M., Mar 2018, (In preparation) In: Ugeskrift for Retsvaesen.

Board level employee representation: an overview = Représentation du personnel dans les conseils d’administration en Europe: vue d’ensemble = Arbeitnehmermitbestimmung in Europa: ein Überblick: A Thematic Working Paper for the Annual Conference of the European Centre of Expertise (ECE) in the field of labour law, employment and labour market policies: “Perspectives of collective rights in Europe” = Feuille de travail thématique pour la Conférence annuelle du Centre européen d'expertise (ECE) dans les domaines du droit du travail, de l'emploi et des politiques en faveur du marché du travail: « Perspectives des droits collectifs en Europe » = Ein themenbezogenes Arbeitspapier für die Jahreskonferenz des europäischen Kompetenzzentrums für Arbeitsrecht, Beschäftigung und arbeitsmarktpolitische Maßnahmen: „Herausforderungen und Perspektiven kollektiver Rechte in Europa“

Munkholm, N. V., Mar 2018. 17 p.

Evaluation of the Part-Time Directive and the Fixed-Term Directive: Labour Law Thematic Review 2018

Munkholm, N. V., Feb 2018, 26 p.

Implementation by collective agreement - a Danish perspective through the prism of Critical Legal Positivism

Munkholm, N. V., Jan 2018, (Submitted) In: European Labour Law Journal.

Individual rights and the interplay between collective agreements and legislation - a Danish perspective

Munkholm, N. V., Jan 2018, (Submitted) In: International Journal of Comparative Labour Law and Industrial Relations.

Platform work and the Danish model: Legal perspectives

Munkholm, N. V. & Schjøler, C. H., 2018, In: Nordic Journal of Commercial Law. 2018, 1, 30 p.

Danmark inför "samtidig semester" efter kritik från kommissionen

Munkholm, N. V., Dec 2017, In: EU & Arbetsrätt : nordiskt nyhetsbrev. 4, p. 2 1 p.

Zur Unionsrechtskonformität der Unternehmensmitbestimmung

Heuschmid, J. & Munkholm, N. V., Jun 2017, In: Europäische Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht. 28. årgang, 11/2017, p. 419-424 6 p.

Rights at work, implementation and critical legal positivism

Munkholm, N. V., 2017.

The Danish Implementation Approach to Individual Rights Norms in the Workplace

Munkholm, N. V., 9 Sep 2016. 14 p.

Loyalitet i arbejdsretlige relationer

Munkholm, N. V., 26 May 2016.

Loyalitet i arbejdsretlige relationer

Munkholm, N. V., 2016, København: Djøf Forlag. 535 p.

Loyalitet i arbejdsretlige relationer: Ph.d-afhandling

Munkholm, N. V., 2016, 1. udgave ed. Kbh: Djøf Forlag. 535 p.

Loyalitet i arbejdsretlige relationer

Munkholm, N. V., 31 Aug 2015, Aarhus: Juridisk Institut, Aarhus Universitet. 500 p.

Danish and British Protection from Disability Discrimination at Work - Past, Present and Future

Munkholm, N. V. & Lane, J., 2015, In: International Journal of Comparative Labour Law and Industrial Relations. 31, 1, p. 91-113 23 p.

Denmark

Munkholm, N. V., 2015, The Legal Status of Transsexual and Transgender Persons. Scherpe, J. M. (ed.). Mortsel, Belgium: Intersentia, p. 147-181 34 p.