Aron Westholm

Associate Senior Lecturer

Department of Law
Visiting address
Vasagatan 1
41124 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 650
40530 Göteborg

About Aron Westholm

Aron Westholm is an associate senior lecturer in environmental law. His research primarily concerns the relation between administrative systems and the natural environment. Since attaining his LL.M. in 2013, he has worked as a legal practitioner in both the public and private sector, mostly within the field of environmental law.

In June 2021 he defended his doctoral thesis "Scaling Marine and Water Management"

Aron is one of the hosts of the "Ocean Governance Podcast" and the podcast "Miljön och juridiken"

Research areas

  • Public Law, Environmental Law, Ocean Governance Law

Teaching areas

  • Environmental Law
  • Planning and Building Law,
  • Municipal Law

Selected publications

Ankring som miljöfarlig verksamhet - Hur miljörättslig problemformulering påverkar förvaltningsrationalitet och kapacitet

Jersenius, David, och Westholm, Aron, Retfaerd nr 3 2023

Divided Environments - Scalar Challenges in Sweden's Marine and Coastal Water Planning

Westholm, Aron, in Braverman, Irus (ed.) Laws of the Sea - Interdisciplinary Currents, Routledge, 2022

Scaling Marine and Water Management

Westholm, Aron, Dissertation, University of Gothenburg, 2021

Realizing the Social Dimension of EU Coastal Water Management

Langlet, David, and Westholm, Aron, Sustainability, 2021 (13), 2261