Dieter Grimm, Former Justice of the Federal Constitutional Court of the Republic of Germany, will be Scholar-in-Residence at LAPA from February 6– 8. Grimm's visit will include a public lecture on "Who is Sovereign in the European Union?" scheduled for February 6 at 4:30 p.m. in Robertson Hall, Bowl 16.
He will also hold special sessions for undergraduate and graduate students, and have office hours to meet with faculty and students. If you are a student or faculty member interested in meeting with Professor Grimm, please contact Professor Kim Lane Scheppele at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Professor Grimm is a Visiting Professor of Law and Gruber Global Constitutionalism Fellow at Yale Law School. He is also a Professor of Law at Humboldt University of Berlin and a Permanent Fellow and former Director of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin Institute for Advanced Study. From 1987 until 1999, he served as a Justice on the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany. An honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, he holds law degrees from the University of Frankfurt and a Master of Laws from Harvard.