PROFILE IN ENGLISH
(Update: October 4, 2019)
Marek as a scientist, lawyer and teacher
Marek Domin holds a PhD in Constitutional Law and is an Associate Professor in the same field. He is a member and Deputy Head of the Department of the Constitutional Law at Comenius University, Faculty of Law.
His educational activity is devoted to Constitutional Law, mainly Law of Elections and Electoral Systems. Marek Domin gives, together with other members of the Department of Constitutional Law, lectures and seminars of courses of Theory of the State and Constitutional Theory (Štátoveda) and of Constitutional Law of the Slovak Republic (Ústavné právo). In addition, he also gives lectures of optional course Law of Elections and Electoral Systems (Volebné právo a volebné systémy). In the case of the last mentioned, he is also the guarantee of this course. Marek Domin also participates in other forms of teaching, including supervision of PhD students. He also teaches as an lecturer at the University of the Third Age and at the Diplomatic Academy - Karol Rybárik Institute of International Relations, both parts of the Comenius University.
In the matter of research and publishing activity, Marek Domin is particularly interested in issues of Law of Elections, but also in other issues of Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Theory of the State and Constitutional Theory. He participated in various university study visits (Salamanca, Prague) and participated in several research projects and grants, including an international project supported by the Visegrad Fund.
Marek Domin is the author of scientific monograph published in Slovak with title Universal suffrage in the Slovak Republic and its material ensuring (2018). Marek Domin also wrote two commentaries on Slovak electoral legislation (Act on Electoral Campaign, 2019 and Act on the Conditions of Exercise of the Right to Vote, 2018) and textbook published in Slovak - Law of Elections and Electoral Systems (2017). Moreover, Marek Domin is also the co-autor of two textbooks dealing with constitutional law published in Slovak (Constitutional Law, 2019 and Repeat of the Constitutional Law, 2017) and the author or co-autor of more than 60 studies and articles published in the Slovak Republic, Czech Republic and Poland. He also writes blogs in English on current issues of Slovak Constitutional Law (Blog of the IACL and I.CONnect - Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law.
Marek Domin's scientific, publishing and pedagogical activities in the field of law of elections were appreciated by the fact that in 2019 he was asked for consultation by experts of OSCE/ODIHR mission assessing the elections of the President of the Slovak Republic.
Marek in private life
Marek Domin (1988) was born in Bratislava (Slovakia), where he also lives. His hobbies include aviation, listening to rock music, reading (particularly speculative fiction literature), traveling and watching movies and series. In the past, especially during high school and university studies, he was also intensively involved in aircraft photography (plane spotting). He hopes he will return to this hoppy ever again. On the contrary, in recent times, mainly under the influence of his wife, he also tries to write an fiction literature. In 2019, Marek Domin (under a pseudonym) participated with his first completed short story in the 17th year of the short story competition Martinus Cena Fantázie. His competition debut went beyond expectations, as his short story had been better than a half of all 204 short stories.