Vincent Réveillère wins two thesis prizes

Congratulations to 2017 Law alumnus Vincent Réveillère, who has been awarded two thesis prizes in France. Vincent was recently named the recipient of the 2018  Prix Pierre-Henri Teitgen, awarded each year to a doctoral thesis in Law, written in French, that contributes to knowledge about European integration. In addition, he also received the 2018 Best Thesis […]

Four full-time professors added to EUI faculty

The EUI is delighted to welcome a number of professors joining the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Law and SPS departments on a full-time basis this autumn. Professor Ellen Immergut joins the Department of Political and Social Sciences, building on the faculty’s proficiency in qualitative methods, social policy and health politics. Amongst her most […]

The European Journal of Legal Studies

The European Journal of Legal Studies is a Researcher-led peer review journal edited at the EUI’s Department of Law. The open access journal was founded in 2007 and will celebrate its tenth anniversary this year. Although the initiative is supported, both financially and academically by the Department of Law, the identity and content of the […]

Gábor Halmai and Urska Sadl join LAW faculty

Professor Gábor Halmai and Professor Urška Šadl will join the EUI Law Department in September. Professor Gábor Halmai has been appointed Professor of Comparative Constitutional Law.  He arrives at the EUI after holding positions at  Eötvös  Loránd University  in  Hungary  and at the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Italy. Professor Halmai […]

In memoriam – Geoffrey Hand

The EUI has learned that Geoffrey Hand, one of the founding faculty members of the EUI Law Department, died earlier this year. Professor Hand received his BA in History from the University College Dublin, and his DPhil from the University of Oxford in 1960, for his research on medieval Irish law. After holding lectureships at […]

Law researcher Theodosia Stavroulaki wins research award

Theodosia Stavroulaki, third-year researcher in the Department of Law, has been awarded a prize for the ‘Best Paper in Law and Economics’ by the Greek Association of Law and Economics.  This is the second prize she has received for her research since coming to the EUI, having won an in-residence research fellowship from the American […]

New professors at the EUI

The EUI welcomes four new professors taking up September appointments at the Institute. Professor Deirdre Curtin  is joining the EUI’s RSCAS and the Department of Law this Autumn as Joint Chair in European Law.  She is Professor of European Law at the University of Amsterdam, and the founding Director of  the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and […]

Cultural heritage WG continues to thrive

A research network on cultural heritage law born at the EUI continues to thrive, though its members are now dispersed across the globe. Several current and former PhD researchers from the EUI contributed to the first All Art and Cultural Heritage Law Conference organized by the Art-Law Centre of the University of Geneva (13-14 June […]

Valentina Spiga (LAW) wins dissertation award

Valentina Spiga  has been awarded Le Prix de thèse René Cassin anglophone 2014  for her EUI dissertation The Right to Justice for Victims of Human Rights Crimes, which she defended in the LAW department in 2013 .