UCL Faculty of Laws

Dr Andi Hoxhaj

Dr Andi Hoxhaj

Lecturer (Teaching) in Law

Faculty of Laws


Joined UCL
26th Sep 2022

Research summary

Dr. Hoxhaj’s research and teaching interests include EU law, public law, tort law, the rule of law, anti-corruption, academic freedom, authoritarianism, EU engagement with the Western Balkans, and European Neighbourhood and Enlargement policy. His work has been published in peer-reviewed journals, such as the ‘Hague Journal on the Rule of Law’, ‘Modern Law Review’, the ‘European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance, and the ‘Nordic Journal of European Law’. Dr. Hoxhaj is an author of a book entitled, ‘The EU Anti-Corruption Policy: A Reflexive Governance Approach (Routledge, 2020)’. Dr. Hoxhaj is currently researching the Rule of Law Backsliding in the European Union and the EU enlargement to the Western Balkans.

Teaching summary

European Union Law

Public Law

Tort Law

Laws' Connections


Dr. Andi Hoxhaj is a Lecturer in Law at the University College London. Dr. Hoxhaj holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Laws (Ph.D.) degree and International Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation (LLM) from the University of Warwick, and a Bachelor of Law degree (LLB) from London Metropolitan University. Prior to joining the UCL Faculty of Laws in September 2022, Dr. Hoxhaj was a Fellow in Law at the University of Warwick School of Law, and he was a recipient of “The Warwick Award for Teaching Excellence 2021”.  Dr. Hoxhaj is also a recipient of the British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award for a project entitled “The UK—Western Balkans post-Brexit.” His insight on corruption, good governance, the EU and UK engagements with the Western Balkans were referred to in a UK parliamentary inquiry. Dr. Hoxhaj was re: constitution Fellow 2021/2022 and carried out a research project entitled “The Politics of the EU Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption Reform” at the University of Gothenburg. In addition to his academic work, Dr. Hoxhaj consulted various Non-Governmental Organisations in the areas of EU law, the EU's Neighbourhood and Enlargement policies, Corruption, the Rule of Law and the Western Balkans.