Prof. Dr. Ralf Poscher

Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg
Institute for Staatswissenschaft and Legal Philosophy
Dept. 2 (Legal Philosophy)
79085 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Tel.: +49 761 203 9757 0
Fax: +49 761 203 9757 1
E-Mail: rechtsphilosophie@jura.uni-freiburg.de

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Project-related publications

Hermeneutics, Jurisprudence and Law, in: Jeff Malpas/Hans-Helmuth Gander (ed.): The Routledge Companion to Hermeneutics, Routledge 2015, 451-465.

Interpretation and Rule-Following in Law. The Complexity of Easy Cases, in: Michal Araszkiewics, Pawel Banas, Tomasz Gizbert-Studnicki, Krzysztof Pleszka (ed.): Problems of Normativity, Rule and Rule-Following, Springer 2015, 281-293.

The Moral and Legal Risks of Interventions: Comment, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 170 (1), 100-104, 2014.

Wozu Juristen streiten. Eine agonistische Theorie juristischer Meinungsverschiedenheiten, in: Juristen Zeitung 1/2013, 1-11.

Surveillance and Data Protection in the Conflict between European and American Legal Cultures (with Russell Miller), in: American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, 9.12.2013. Link

Terrorism and the Constitution. Looking at the German Case, in: Dissent 1/2009, 13-18.
 

Biography

Since 2009 Professor, Faculty of Law, Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, Institute for Political Science & Philosophy of Law, Department 2 (Philosophy of Law)

2013 Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow at European University Institute in Florence, Italy, Department of Law, Legal Theory

2012 Visiting Scholar, Program of Law and Public Affairs (LAPA), Princeton, USA

2003 – 2009 Professor, Faculty of Law, Ruhr University, Bochum, Chair of Public Law, Legal Sociology and Legal Philosophy

2007 – 2008 Member of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, USA

2007 Research Fellow, University of Osaka, Japan

2003 Visiting Professor, Chair of Public Law and Sociology of Law, Faculty of Law, Ruhr University, Bochum

2002 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Humboldt University of Berlin

2002 Habilitation and venia legendi for Public Law, History of Constitutional Law and Legal Philosophy, Humboldt University of Berlin

1999 – 2002 Postdoctoral Researcher, Faculty of Law, Institute for Public Law, Chair: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schlink, Humboldt University of Berlin

1999 Humboldt Research Award

1999 Ph.D., Faculty of Law, Humboldt University of Berlin

1995 – 1999 Research Assistant, Faculty of Law, Institute for Public Law, Chair: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schlink, Humboldt University of Berlin

1995 Second State Examination in Law

1992 – 1995 Judicial Clerkship, Superior Court of Justice, Berlin

1990 – 1992 Research Assistant, Institute for Public Law, Chair: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schlink, University of Bonn

1990 First State Examination in Law

1984 – 1990 Study of Law at the University of Bonn, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, and the London School of Economics and Political Science

  • In cooperation with Kiel University