Katarína Šipulová is a Senior Researcher at the Judicial Studies Institute, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
She earned her PhD at the Faculty of Social Studies, Department of European Studies, Masaryk University, Brno, and the MSt title in Socio-Legal Research at the University of Oxford. Her main area of interest is transitional justice and democratization of the Central and Eastern European countries.
She has worked as Head of the International Department of the Czech Supreme Court, and has been an active member of several research projects dealing with human rights as well as international law and its impact on domestic case-law.
Katarína was co-leader of a project on the application of EU law by the Czech civil courts conducted by the Supreme Court in 2012 and 2018.