Former Fellows

Prof. Dr. Gianmaria Ajani

Legal scholar (University of Turin - I)

"From Property to Contract: A Proposal to Govern Some Challenges Brought to Private Law by Contemporary Visual Arts“

Prof. Dr. Ginamaria Ajani was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2019 to March 2020.


Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Sadik J. Al-AzmSadik Al-Azm

Philosopher (University of Damascus, em.)

The Civil Society Debate in the Arab World

Sadik Al-Azm was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2011 to September 2012.


Prof. Dr. Martin AlbrowProf. Dr. Martin Albrow

Sociologist (University of Wales, em.)

Globalization, multiculturalism and principles of global governance

Martin Albrow was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2012 to September 2013. From October 2013 until June 2017, Professor Albrow has been a Senior Fellow at the Center, since July 2017 he is a Member of the Scientific Advisory Board.


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tiziana Andina

Philosopher (Università degli Studi di Torino)

“Embodied Meanings and Normativity. For a New Concept of Art”

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tiziana Andina was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from March to September 2015.


Prof. Dr. Olufunmilayo B. Arewa

Legal scholar, Anthropologist (Temple University Philadelphia, USA)

"Disruptive Technologies, Digital Colonialism, and the Construction of Commercial Law in Africa"

Prof. Dr. Olufunmilayo B. Arewa was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from May to July 2019.


Prof. Dr. Louis Assier-AndrieuLouis Assier-Andrieu

Social anthropologist, legal scholar (École de Droit de Sciences Po, Paris)

Genèse et critique du concept de culture juridique"

Louis Assier-Andrieu was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2011 to Oktober 2012.


Dr. Yavuz AykanYavuz Aykan

“Islamic Jurisprudence as Language of Debate in the Early-modern Ottoman Context”

Dr. Yavuz Aykan was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from March to September 2013.


Dr. José-Manuel Barreto

Legal philosopher

“Art, Emotions and the Human Rights Culture: Sentimental Education and the work of Bill Viola, Sebastião Salgado and Fernando Botero”

Dr. José-Manuel Barreto was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2014 to September 2015.


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pratiksha BaxiPratiksha Baxi

Sociologist (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi)

„Picturing Constitutional Law: Law, Politics and Publicity in India“

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pratiksha Baxi was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April to July 2017, from August to September 2012 and from May to July 2011.


Prof. Dr. h.c. mult. Upendra BaxiUpendra Baxi

Legal scholar (University of Warwick, em.)

The Aesthetics of the Human Rights

Prof. Dr. h.c. mult. Upendra Baxi was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April to November 2011 and from July to December 2012.


Dr. Marie Bels

Architect, historian of architecture

“The Contemporary Courthouse Architecture, between Normativity and Spectacularity”

Dr. Marie Bels was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from January until September 2015.


Prof. Dr. Daniela Bifulco

Legal scholar (Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli)

"Religion as a new source of law?"

From October 2015 to July 2016, Prof. Dr. Daniela Bifulco was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture”.


Prof. Dr. Petar Bojanić

Philosopher (University of Belgrade and University of Rijeka)

On Institutional Agency (Deontic Powers of Institutions)

Anotated critical edition of W. Benjamin’s “Zur Kritik der Gewalt”
(Together with J. Butler and A. Deuber-Mankowsky)

Prof. Dr. Petar Bojanić was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from June until September 2014, from April to July 2016 as well as from August to November 2017 .


Assist. Prof. Dr. Sanja Milutinović Bojanić

Philosopher (Center for Advanced Studies for Southeast Europe (CAS SEE), University of Rijeka)

Affectivity at the Crossroads of Law and Culture: Emancipation and Misogyny – Possibly Two Sides of the Same Coin

Affectivity and Marriage, 2nd Part: Affectivity at the crossroads of law and culture

Assist.-Prof. Dr. Milutinović Bojanić was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April to July 2016, from August to November 2017 as well as from October to November 2019.


Prof. Dr. Anne-Marie Bonnet

Art Historian (University of Bonn)

"Künstler, Künstler-Status und Künstler-Mythos im Netzwerk juristischer Kontingenz
oder die Legende von der ‚Autonomieʻ moderner Kunst"

Prof. Dr. Anne-Marie Bonnet was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2018 to March 2019.


Prof. Dr. Sami BostanjiSami Bostanji

Legal scholar and political scientist (Facolté de Droit et des sciences politiques de Tunis)

„The secularization of legal norms in the law of Arab countries“

Prof. Dr. Sami Bostanji was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from February to August 2012.


Dr. Patrícia Branco

Socio-legal scholar (Centro de Estudo Sociais (CES), Universidade de Coimbra)

“Into, from and back again: a discussion on courthouse architecture, the image of justice and literature”

Dr. Patrícia Branco was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from January to June 2015.


Dr. A.S. Bruckstein ÇoruhA.S. Bruckstein Coruh

Philosopher (ha’atelier – platform for philosophy and art, Berlin)

Das TASWIR-Projekt - Rabbinische und Islamische Rechtstraditionen und die Ordnung der Dinge

Dr. A.S. Bruckstein Çoruh was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2010 to September 2011.


Ass. Prof. Dr. Marta BucholcMarta Bucholc

Sociologist, Legal scholar (University of Warsaw)

"Involvement and Detachment in Legal Concepts and Practices - On the potential of Norbert Elias's approach in the global comparative research of legal cultures"

Ass. Prof. Dr. Marta Bucholc was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2012 to September 2013.


Adj. Prof. Dr. Francesca CarocciaFrancesca Caroccia

Legal scholar (University of L'Aquila)

The use of general clauses in the age of globalization. The role of judges and political choices

Adj. Prof. Dr. Francesca Caroccia was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from July to December 2013 and again from May to September 2016.


Dr. Valentino Cattelan

Legal scholar (Saudi-Spanish Center for Islamic Economics and Finance, IE Business School, Madrid)

"From the Island of Stone Money to the Archipelago of Islamic Finance. Reading Mangan’s Limits to Growth as an Exploration into Law, Economy and Cultures"

Dr. Valentino Cattelan was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April to September 2018.


Dr. Angela CondelloAngela Condello

Legal philosopher (Università degli studi di Roma Tre)

“Exemplary Forms, Paradigmatic Forms: a Comparative Study of Types of Normativity between Law, Language and Culture”


Dr. Angela Condello was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from January to December 2014.


Prof. Dr. Helge DedekHelge Dedek

Legal scholar (McGill University, Montreal)

Rights as Culture

Prof. Dr. Helge Dedek was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from September 2011 to August 2012.


Prof. Dr. Nina DethloffNina Dethloff

Legal scholar (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn)

"Die Europäische Ehe - Optionales Recht für internationale Paare"

Prof. Dr. Nina Dethloff was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2012 to September 2013.


Prof. Dr. Mamadou Diouf

Historian (Columbia University)

"Constitution-Making and Social Transformation in Africa. Cases from Senegal"

Prof. Dr. Mamadou Diouf was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from February to July 2017 and from June to July 2018.


Prof. Dr. Anna DoniseProf. Dr. Anna Donise

Philosopher (University of Naples Federico II)

Heinrich Rickert and the Emergence of the Concept of Geltung (validity)

Prof. Dr. Anna Donise was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from June to July 2014.


Prof. Dr. Thomas Dreier

Legal scholar (Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT), University of Freiburg)

“Regulating vision – Normative visual rules and visual images”

Prof. Dr. Thomas Dreier was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2014 to September 2015. Since October 2015, Professor Dreier is Senior Fellow at the center.


Maria Eichhorn

Artist in Residence

"Rose Valland Institut"

Maria Eichhorn was Artist in Residence at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2018 to March 2019 and from October 2019 to March 2020.


Prof. Dr. Pamela Feldman-SavelsbergProf. Dr. Pamela Feldman-Savelsberg

Social Anthropologist (Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota)

“Mothers on the Move: Birth and Belonging from Africa to the European Union”

Prof. Dr. Pamela Feldman-Savelsberg was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from August 2013 to August 2014.


Prof. Dr. Maurizio FerrarisMaurizio Ferraris

Philosopher (University of Turin)

“Documentality and Intentionality”

Prof. Dr. Maurizio Ferraris was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from June 2013 to July 2014.


Prof. Dr. Sabine Frerichs

Sociologist (Vienna University of Economics and Business)

"Judging/Nudging Real Humans: Behavioural Law and Economics as a Cultural Project"

Prof. Dr Sabine Frerichs was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2018 to September 2019.


Dr. Anna Fuchs

Literary scholar

Decadent Literature as Transgression which can break Criminal Law and rejects Human Rights

Dr. Anna Fuchs was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from July to September 2015.


Prof. Dr. Markus GabrielMarkus Gabriel

Philosopher (Chair for theory of cognition, modern and contemporary philosophy, Rhenish Friedrich-Wilhelm University of Bonn)

Nicht-normative Voraussetzungen von Normativität

Prof. Dr. Markus Gabriel was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April 2011 to March 2012.


Prof. Dr. Xujun GaoXujun Gao

Legal scholar (Tongji University Shanghai)

The role of German influence on the transformation of the modern Chinese legal system

Prof. Dr. jur. Xujun Gao was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from July to December 2012 and from August to September 2013.


Prof. Dr. José M. González GarcíaJosé M. González García

Philosopher, Sociologist (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)

Ikonographie der Gerechtigkeit

Prof. Dr. José M. González García was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from May to September 2011 and from June to December 2013.


Prof. Dr. Dieter Gosewinkel

Legal scholar, historian (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB), Freie Universität Berlin)

„Challenging Universalism. Critique of human rights as part of legal culture“

Prof. Dr. Gosewinkel was fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from January to July 2016 and from October 2016 to February 2017.


Prof. Dr. Débora Gozzo

Legal scholar (Universidade São Judas Tadeu / Centro Universitário Fieo, UNIFIEO)

The Price of Human Dignity in a Globalized World. On the commercialization of humankind

Prof. Dr. Débora Gozzo was fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from January to February 2016.


Prof. Dr. Amel GramiProf. Dr. Amel Grami

Islam Studies scholar (University of Manouba)

“The Debate on Law, Religion, and Gender in Post-Revolution Tunisia: Emerging and Inherited Cultural Patterns”

Prof. Dr. Amel Grami was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from May to August 2014.


Dr. Morag Josephine Grant

Musicologist

“Music, Conflict and Human Rights”

Dr. Morag Josephine Grant was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from November 2014 to September 2015.


Prof. Dr. Judith Hahn

Cath. Theologist, Canonist (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)

Kirchenrecht und Moderne. Kanonistische Geltungstheorie zwischen rechtskultureller Pluralität und theonomem Universalismus

Prof. Dr. Judith Hahn was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2015 to March 2016.


Prof. Dr. Ulrich HalternUlrich Haltern

Legal scholar (Chair for Public Law, European Law and Philosophy of Law, University of Hannover)

Law as Political Identity

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Haltern was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2010 to March 2011.


Dr. Rafael Harnos

Legal scholar (University of Bonn)

„Menschenrechtsschutz durch Unternehmenskommunikation“

Dr. Rafael Harnos was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April to September 2019.


Dr. Valérie Hayaert

Historian, literary scholar (Institut des Hautes Études sur la Justice (Paris))

"Lady Justice and her avatars: an archetype of honest weighing"

"The Roots of Economic Ethics in the Early Modern Period: Gift-exchange practices, shared judicial values and symbolic inventions"

Dr. Valérie Hayaert was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April 2018 to March 2019


Prof. Dr. Matthias Herdegen Matthias Herdegen

Legal scholar (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn)

"Die Verfassungsablösung (Art. 146 GG in vergleichender Perspektive des Grundgesetzes)"

"Das Völkerrecht in einer globalisierten Welt - Pluralismus in einer internationalen Wertordnung"

"The International Law of Biotechnology: Personhood and Human Rights, Risk Management and International Trade"

Prof. Dr. Matthias Herdegen was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2012 to April 2013, from October 2013 to March 2014 as well as from October 2017 to March 2018.


Prof. Dr. Wolfram HogrebeWolfram Hogrebe

Philosopher (Chair for Theoretical Philosophy, Rhenish Friedrich-Wilhelm University of Bonn)

Prof. Dr. Wolfram Hogrebe was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2010 to March 2011.


Dr. Valerio Nitrato Izzo

Legal philosopher, legal theorist (Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II)

“Three (Italian) Views of the City: Looking for the Legal Culture of the Urban in Calvino, Pasolini and Rosi”

Dr. Valerio Nitrato Izzo was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” in June 2015.


Ph.D. Mathew John

Legal scholar (Jindal Global Law School, Delhi)

"Social Intuitions in the Shadow of Liberal Constitutionalism: Modernity, Politics and State Formation in Contemporary India"

Ph.D. Mathew John was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from January to September 2017.


Prof. Dr. Olivier Jouanjan

Legal scholar (Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), Universitiy of Freiburg)

"Histoire des doctrines du droit constitutionnel"

Prof. Dr. Olivier Jouanjan was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from May to September 2017 and from February to July 2018.


Prof. Dr. Otto Kallscheuer

Political scientist (Università degli Studi di Sassari)

“Shadows in the Subject. The Intersection of Light and Guilt in Caravaggio’s Paintings”

Prof. Dr. Kallscheuer was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2014 to March 2015.


Dr. Elizabeth Suzanne KassabElizabeth Suzanne Kassab

Philosopher

“Arab Thought and Arab Revolts: Intellectual Critique and Political Protestation. Arab Intellectuals as Legislators in these Transformative Times.”

Dr. Elizabeth Suzanne Kassab was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2013 to September 2014.


PD. Dr. Fatima Kastner

Socio-legal scholar (University of Bielefeld)

"The Sociology of Constitutions:
Societal Constitutionalism in Globalization"

PD Dr. Fatima Kastner was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from January to December 2017.


Prof. Dr. Marie Seong-Hak Kim

Legal scholar, historian (St. Clouds State University Minnesota, USA)

"Law and Lineage Property in Korea“

Prof. Dr. Marie Seong-Hak Kim was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from April to August 2019.


Prof. Dr. Inge Kroppenberg

Legal scholar (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)

“The Art of Procedure. Logic and aesthetics of the development of law in modernity”

Prof. Dr. Inge Kroppenberg was Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from October 2014 to September 2015.


Prof. Dr. Mirjam Künkler

Political scientiest (SCAS, Uppsala)

"The Legal System of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Comparative Perspective"

Prof. Dr. Mirjam Künklerwas Fellow at the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture” from July 2017 to June 2018.