Anna Jasiak graduated from Tilburg University in 2005 (cum laude – the highest honour in the Netherlands). In June 2010 she obtained her doctorate for her research on ad hoc legislation from a constitutional perspective. Her PhD thesis was nominated for the best thesis award of the Dutch Association of Constitutional law. She was a visiting researcher at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington D.C. and at the Graduiertenkolleg “Verfassung jenseits des Staates” at Humboldt University in Berlin. In 2014 she was a seconded expert to the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. Currently she is working at the Dutch Council of States in the Hague, advising the government and the Parliament on legislation and doing constitutional law research.