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Benedict Vischer

MA, MLaw, LL.M. (Yale), Research Fellow 2013-2020

Main Fields of Research:

Structural transformation of public law (transnationalization, relationship between public and private, deformalization), models of the transnational legal order (constitutionalism, legal pluralism), fundamental and human rights (esp. freedom of religion, freedom of opinion, non-discrimination), relationship between international and domestic law, migration law, labor law, legal and social philosophy, critique of law

Academic Career until 2020:

2019/2020 re:constitution Fellow

Since 2017: Associated researcher at the Centre Marc Bloch, Berlin

2013-2020: Research fellow at the MPIL.

2013-2020: Ph.D. studies in law (Title of the thesis: "Die Fremdheit des Rechts. Eine philosophische Spurensuche zur souveränitätskritischen Logik der Rechtssemantik" (submitted 2019 at Humboldt University of Berlin (supervisor: Prof. Dr. Christoph Möllers)).

2017-2020: Associated researcher at the Law & Society Institute Berlin, Humboldt University Berlin

2019: Senior Research Scholar, Yale Law School.

2017-2019: Research fellow at the Centre Marc Bloch, Berlin.

2013-2019:  Member of the Cluster of Excellence Normative Orders, Goethe University Frankfurt a.M.

2016: Master of Laws (LL.M.), Yale Law School.

2013: Master of Law (MLaw), University of St. Gallen.

2011-2013: Studies in law at the Universities of St. Gallen and Zurich.

2010: Master of Arts (MA), University of Basel.

2003-2010: Studies in philosophy and theology at the University of Basel, Humboldt University Berlin and Albert Ludwig University Freiburg i.Br.