European Studies Council: “Uncertain Futures: EU Citizenship in the Shadow of Brexit”

Event time: 
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
Rosenkranz Hall, Room 202 See map
115 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The European Studies Council presents:

Dr Reuven Ziegler, Associate Professor, International Refugee Law and Director of Postgraduate Taught Programmes, University of Reading School of Law: “Uncertain Futures: EU Citizenship in the Shadow of Brexit.

Dr Reuven (Ruvi) Ziegler is an Associate Academic Fellow of the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple; Research Associate of the Refuge Studies Centre, University of Oxford; Convenor of the ‘Civil Liberties and Human Rights’ Section of the Society of Legal Scholars; Senior Research Associate of the Refugee Law Initiative (Institute for Advance Legal Study, University of London) and Editor-in-Chief of its Working Paper Series. Dr Ziegler’s public engagements include serving as Chair of the Board of Trustees of ‘New Europeans Association LTD’; Chair of the Oxford European Association; A ‘Britain in Europe’ academic expert; and an advisory council member of ‘Rene Cassin’. Previously, Dr Ziegler was a visiting researcher at Harvard Law School’s Immigration and Refugee Clinic and with the Human Rights Program and a Tutor in Public International Law at Oxford. Dr Ziegler’s recently published book is ‘Voting Rights of Refugees’ (Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Dr Ziegler’s areas of research interest include International Refugee Law, Electoral Rights and citizenship, Comparative Constitutional Law, and International Humanitarian Law. Dr Ziegler holds DPhil, MPhil, and BCL degrees from the University of Oxford; LL.M. with specialisation in Public Law from Hebrew University; and a joint LLB and BA from the University of Haifa.

Open to: 
General Public