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Joseph H.H. Weiler


Joseph H.H. Weiler


University Professor at NYU Law School & Senior Fellow at the Center of European Studies at Harvard


Global Public Law and Governance

Joseph H.H. Weiler is University Professor at NYU Law School and Senior Fellow at the Center for European Studies at Harvard. Until recently he served as President of the European University Institute, Florence.  Previously he served as Manley Hudson Professor of International Law at Harvard Law School. Prof. Weiler is Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of International Law (EJIL) and the International Journal of Constitutional Law (ICON). He holds a PhD. in European Law from the EUI, Florence and honorary degrees from various European and American universities. He is the author of several books and articles in the field of European Integration, International and Comparative Constitutional Law and Human Rights Law – notably The Constitution of Europe – Do the New Clothes have an Emperor (Cambridge University Press, translated into 8 languages) and of a novella “Der Fall Steinmann”.