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Joseph Weiler

Joseph Weiler is a Professor of Law and Jean Monnet Chair at NYU in New York. He was President of the European University Institute in Florence from 2013 until 2016. Weiler is Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of International Law (EJIL) and the International Journal of Constitutional Law (ICON). Furthermore, Weiler is an Honorary Professor at University College London and the University of Copenhagen, and the Co-Director of the Academy of International Trade Law in Macao, China. He holds a PhD in European Law from the EUI, Florence, and honorary degrees from numerous European universities. He has written several books and articles, notably ‘The Constitution of Europe: Do the new clothes have an emperor?’ and ‘Un’Europa cristiana: Un saggio esplorativo’.