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Scholar-in-Residence

Dieter Grimm, Former Justice of the Federal Constitutional Court of the Republic of Germany

Visit to include lecture, student sessions

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 kimlane@princeton.edu.

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.