Clough Distinguished Lecture in Jurisprudence: Professor Alexander Somek (University of Vienna)
Cosmopolitan Constitutionalism: The Case of the Europe Convention System
Alexander Somek is Professur für Rechtsphilosophie und Methodenlehre der Rechtswissenschaften (Professor of Philosophy and Methodology of Law) at the University of Vienna and a a Global Affiliated Professor of Law at Iowa. From 2003 to 2015, he was a tenured member of the Iowa Law faculty, holding the Charles E. Floete Chair in Law.
Professor Somek is a prolific scholar in the fields of jurisprudence, EU law, comparative constitutional law, and public international law. He has been a Fellow of the Institute for Advanced Study in Berlin (Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin), a LAPA fellow and visiting professor at Princeton University, and a visiting professor at the London School of Economics.
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