Globalization’s Elusive Search for Justice: Categories, Maps, Interventions
Peer Zumbansen joined The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London in July 2014 as the inaugural Professor of Transnational Law and founding director of the Dickson Poon Transnational Law Institute.
While in school, Zumbansen’s doctoral thesis was awarded the Walter Kolb Memorial Prize for Best Doctorate in Law. Later, Peter joined Osgoode Hall Law School at York University in Toronto, he held a prestigious Canada Research Chair for a decade – first in the Comparative and Transnational Law of Corporate Governance. He has received two teaching awards in Canada and has held visiting professorships in the US, Spain, Switzerland, Ireland, Bogotà, Australia, and Portugal.
In the summer of 2013, he was the inaugural Chair in Global Law at Tilburg Law School in The Netherlands and, in the fall of 2013, a Senior Research Scholar at Michigan Law School. At Osgoode, he was the founding director of the Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Network (CLPE) and the Collaborative Urban Research Laboratory, two international and interdisciplinary research centres. He was, from 2000-2013, the founding co-editor in chief of the German Law Journal and has been, since 2012, the editor in chief of Transnational Legal Theory. He founded the CLPE Osgoode Hall Research Paper Series at the Social Science Research Network (SSRN).
Thursday, February 16 at 5:30pm
Boston College, Boston College Law School, 885 Centre Street, Newton, MA 02459, USA