GAL

Viterbo 2012 Participants

                              

Rome, 14-15 June 2012

Palazzo Lancellotti, Piazza Navona 114

8th Viterbo GAL Seminar

“Indicators in Global Governance:

Legal Dimensions”

In cooperation with

ASPEN INSTITUTE ITALIA

                                                 

PARTICIPANTS

Itai Apter, Attorney-Adviser at the Department for International Agreements and International Litigation, Israel Ministry of Justice (Since 2008) and Israeli delegate to United Nations and other international anti-corruption forums. Completed legal studies at Haifa University (LL.B. 2006) and New York University (International Legal Studies LL.M. 2008) schools of law.

Araya K. Araya, LL.M. in Rule of Law for Development from Loyola University Chicago (2012). Law instructor at Mekelle University (Ethiopia) since 2004. LLB in 2004, MA in Contemporary International Relations in 2011.

Christiane Arndt, Co-ordinator of the programme on Measuring Regulatory Performance at the OECD. Ph.D. in political economy from the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance.

Francesca Basetti, Ph.D. candidate in Universalization of Legal Systems: Theory, Science, History of Law, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane, Florence (Italy).

Stefano Battini, Professor of administrative law, University of “La Tuscia”, Viterbo (Italy).

Mariangela Benedetti, Ph.D. in administrative law, University of Rome “La Sapienza” (Italy).

Giulia Bertezzolo, Policy officer, European Commission, DG Health and Consumer protection (Brussels). PhD in administrative law, University of Trento (2006) (Italy). She has been Emile Noël Fellow at NYU School of Law (2007-2008) and Robert Schuman Trainee at the European Parliament (2003-2004).

Dario Bevilacqua, Ph.D. in administrative law, University of Rome “La Sapienza” (Italy). with a thesis about The Food Safety Regulation in Global Law. From 2009 to 2011 he developed his research on the subject: Global administrative law under a post-doc scholarship of the University of Rome, “Sapienza”.

Nehal Bhuta, Professor of Public International Law at the European University Institute (EUI) of Florence.

Francesca Bongiovanni, Ph.D. Candidate in Universalization of Legal Systems: Theory, Science, History of Law, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane, Florence (Italy).

Deborah Burand, Co-director of the International Transactions Clinic (ITC) that she co-founded at the University of Michigan Law School. In January 2012 she returned to the faculty of University of Michigan Law School after serving as the General Counsel of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) the US Government’s development finance institution. 

Gian Luca Burci, Legal Counsel, World Health Organization (WHO) since 1998. Between 1989 and 1998, Mr. Burci served in the Office of the Legal Counsel of the United Nations. Before joining the United Nations, Mr Burci served in the Division of International Affairs of the Italian Agency for Nuclear and Alternative Energies (ENEA) and in the Department of Technical Cooperation of the International Atomic Energy Agency.

Mauro Bussani, Full Professor of comparative law, University of Trieste (Italy) and Scientific Director, International Association of Legal Sciences (IALS – Unesco).

Federico Caporale, Ph.D. candidate in Universalization of Legal Systems: History and Theory, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane, Florence (Italy).

Marta Cartabia, Judge of the Italian Constitutional Court; Professor of constitutional law at the University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy). Ph.D. European University Institute.

Bruno Carotti, Ph.D. in administrative law, University of Rome “Sapienza” (Italy).

Lorenzo Casini, Associate Professor at University of Rome “Sapienza” (Italy) 2012-13 Global Hauser Research Fellow and Mauro Cappelletti Comparative Law Fellow at the New York University School of Law.

Sabino Cassese, Judge of the Italian Constitutional Court, Professor emeritus at the “Scuola Normale Superiore” of Pisa.

Eleonora Cavalieri, Ph.D. in Universalization of Legal Systems: History and Theory, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane, Florence (Italy).

Edoardo Chiti, Professor of administrative law at the University of La Tuscia, Italy (LL.M. University College London, Ph.D., European University Institute). Member of the European Group of Public Law and of the Istituto di ricerche sulla pubblica amministrazione (Irpa).

Marcello Clarich, Professor of administrative law, University of Rome LUISS “Guido Carli” (Italy).

Ariel Colonomos, Senior research fellow CNRS, University Science Po, Paris (France).

Martina Conticelli, Tenured Assistant Professor in public law, University of Rome Tor Vergata, School of Economics.

Sarah Dadush, Partnership Officer and Counsel at IFAD, and as Adjunct Professor at the Loyola University Chicago School of Law. She was a Fellow at NYU’s Institute for International Law and Justice, where she administered the Financing Development Program. From 2004-2008, she was an Associate at the global law firm Allen & Overy.

Elisa D’Alterio, Tenured Assistant Professor, University of Catania (Italy). Staff Member of the Italian Minister for Public administration and simplification.

Kevin Davis, Beller Family Professor Business Law and Vice-Dean responsible for global and international affairs at New York University School of Law. His teaching and scholarship touch upon contracts, commercial law, anti-corruption law and the general relationship between law and economic development. Co-editor of Governance by Indicators: Global Power Through Quantification and Rankings (OUP, 2012)

Georgios Dimitropoulos, Hauser Research Scholar at New York University (NYU) School of Law. He holds a Ph.D. in Law from the University of Heidelberg, Germany, an LL.M. from the same University, and an LL.B. from the University of Athens.

Maurizia De Bellis, Tenured Assistant Professor in administrative law at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” and law clerk at the Italian Constitutional Court. Global Research Fellow at NYU School of Law (2009) and Jemolo Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford University.

Martina De Lucia, Ph.D. candidate in Universalization of Legal Systems: Theory, Science, History of Law, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane, Florence (Italy).

Emma Dunlop, Masters candidate at Oxford University focusing on the administration of justice in protracted refugee situations. She holds an LL.M in International Legal Studies from NYU, where she studied as a Hugo Grotius Scholar. She obtained her law degree from the University of Sydney in 2009. 

Nikhil Dutta, JD, New York University School of Law (USA).

Dorothy Estrada-Tanck, Ph.D. Candidate, European University Institute (Florence).

José Angelo Estrella-Faria, Secretary-General, International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (Unidroit). Former Senior Legal Officer, UN Commission on International Trade Law (Uncitral). JD Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (Porto Alegre, Brazil) LLM European Law, Universität des Saarlandes (Saarbrücken, Germany).

Sergio Fabbrini, Director of the LUISS School of Government and Professor of Political Science and International Relations at LUISS “Guido Carli”, Rome (Italy).

Angelina Fisher, Program Director for the Institute for International Law and Justice at NYU School of Law (USA). She received her LL.M. in International Legal Studies from New York University School of Law in 2004 and her LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, Canada in 2000. Co-editor of Governance by Indicators: Global Power Through Quantification and Rankings (OUP, 2012)

Matthias Goldmann, Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for International Law, Heidelberg. (Germany).

Erika Guerri, Associate at the law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in Rome (Italy). She holds a Ph.D. from the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa (Italy) and an LL.M. from the College of Europe, Bruges (Belgium).

Nicole Hassoun, Assistant Professor in philosophy and international relations at Carnegie Mellon University (USA).

David T. Hofisi, Lawyer from Zimbabwe where he works for a Non-Governmental Organisation called Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights. He is currently completing his LLM programme in Rule of Law for Development with Loyola University (Chicago).

Marta Infantino, Post-doc Fellow at the University of Trieste, Italy. Ph.D. (Palermo 2008) LL.M. (NYU 2011).

Benedict Kingsbury, Professor of international law at New York University School of Law and co-editor of Governance by Indicators: Global Power Through Quantification and Rankings (OUP, 2012).

Florencia D. Lebensohn, LL.M. International Legal Studies, New York University School of Law, Lawyer, University of Buenos Aires; Juriste, Public International Law and International Arbitration Groups at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Paris).

Nicola Lupo, Full Professor of public law at the Department of Political Science – LUISS “Guido Carli” University of Rome and Director of the Master Program in Parliament and Public Policies at the LUISS School of Government.

Marco Macchia, Tenured Assistant Professor at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Faculty of Law (Italy).

Rutsel S.J. Martha, General Counsel, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

Bernardo Giorgio Mattarella, Professor of administrative law at the University of Siena and at the National School of Public Administration (Italy).

Elena Mitzman, Ph.D. Candidate, Trento University School of Law (Italy).

Elisabetta Morlino, Research and teaching assistant in Administrative Law at University of Roma Tre (Italy). She holds a Ph.D. from the Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane (Italy) an LL.M. from the New York University School of Law as Hugo Grotius Scholar and a J.D. from the University of Florence (Italy).

Giulio Napolitano, Professor of Public Law, University of “Roma Tre” (Italy).

David Nelken, Distinguished Professor of Legal Institutions and Social Change (Professore Ordinario, di chiara fama) Faculty of Political Science, University of Macerata (Italy) and Distinguished Visiting Research Professor, Faculty of Law, Cardiff University (UK).

Konstadin Peci, Associate at the law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in Rome (Italy). He holds an LL.M. from the Collège d’Europe, Bruges (Belgium).

Marco Pacini, Official at the Bank of Italy and Ph.D. at the University of Rome. He wrote a book on Human Rights and Public Administrations and authored articles on European banking supervision, Euro-Mediterranean Integration and Human Rights.

Maria Angelica Prada, Research Fellow and Coordinator of the International Law Master at Universidad de los Andes, which she is currently pursuing. She has been a teaching assistant for the Legislation and Public Policy, Public International Law, International Economic Law and Comparative Law courses. She has also worked as an intern at the International Legal Office of the Colombian Ministry of Commerce.

Michael Riegner, Research fellow at Justus Liebig University in Gießen/Germany, and visiting scholar at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg, where he worked prior to his present occupation.

Peter Robson, JD Candidate (Graduation Anticipated 2013) S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah USA).

Lorenzo Saltari, Associate Professor of public law, University of Palermo (Italy).

Amparo Salvador, Graduate in Law; Graduate in Economics; Doctor of Law in Administrative Law; Professor of Administrative Law, University of Navarra School of Law. Research specializations (or interests) include: Public Banking and Financial  Regulation, European Directive on Services Law.

Mélanie Samson, Researcher in international law and global health. She recently held a research fellowship at NYU School of law, conducting research on global pharmaceutical standards.

Aldo Sandulli, Professor of administrative law, University of Naples “Suor Orsola Benincasa” (Italy).

Mario Savino, Associate professor of administrative law at Tuscia University of Viterbo (Italy). He is currently serving as a law clerk to Justice Professor Sabino Cassese at the Constitutional Court of Italy and also teaches administrative law at the University of Catania. Member of the European Group of Public Law (since 2007).

Susanna Screpanti, Ph.D. in administrative law at the University of “Roma Tre”. Researcher and analyst in the Study and Research Unit of Cassa Depositi e Prestiti S.p.A. Adjunct Professor in public law at the University of Urbino.

Bernardo Sordi, Professor of history of law at the school of law of the University of Florence (Italy). Director of the Centre for the History of Modern Legal Thought. His research interests concern constitutional and administrative history in the modern and contemporary age.

Diletta Tega, Researcher in constitutional law at Milano Bicocca University (Italy). Lecturer at the University of Bologna. Emile Noël Research Fellow at NYU School of Law (2010). Junior legal expert (2007-2010) the Fundamental Rights Agency. Clerk at the Italian Constitutional Court.

Luisa Torchia, Full professor of administrative law at the “Roma Tre” University Law school (Italy). President of the Istituto di ricerche sulla pubblica amministrazione (IRPA).

Gaby Umbach, Director of the Globalisation Database Project of the European University Institute’s Global Governance Programme in Florence (Italy). Senior Research Associate of the University of Cologne’s Jean Monnet Chair of Political Science and its Seminar for Social Policy.

Rene Urueña, Assistant Professor and Director of the International Law Program, Universidad de Los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia).

Giulio Vesperini, Professor of administrative law, University of “La Tuscia”, Viterbo (Italy).

Yinling Zhou, Ph.D. candidate of Wuhan University International Law Institute (P.R. China). State-funded visiting student of Max Plank Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law 2012-2013, Heidelberg (Germany).

Asta Zokaityte, Ph.D. candidate at the School of Law, Kent University. She currently works on the financial literacy education initiative in Lithuania. Her broader research interests include the theories on political economy and neoliberalism; specifically, her research lies at the intersection of law and technologies of statistical representation.