The Duke-Leiden Institute in Global and Transnational Law: Call for Applications 2019
The Grotius Centre, in collaboration with Duke Law School, will be hosting the Duke-Leiden Institute in Global and Transnational Law from 16 June to 17 July 2019 in The Hague, the International City of Peace and Justice. Applications for the second edition are now open!
About the Institute
The Duke-Leiden Institute in Global and Transnational Law is a one-month programme providing a strong foundation for those interested in international and comparative law as well as for those planning to study law in the United States. Courses are taught by lecturers from both Duke Law School and Leiden Law School. In addition to having the opportunity to learn from influential academics from different legal cultures, students also get to enjoy special lectures, a scholarly conference and visits to international institutions.
The courses offered during the Duke-Leiden Institute 2019 are the following:
- Taxation of Cross-Border Transactions
by Prof. Richard Schmalbeck and Dr. Irma Mosquera Valderrama
- Challenges in Multilateral & Regional Trade Governance
by Prof. Rachel Brewster and Dr. Giovanni Gruni
- Comparative Foreign Relations Law & Democratic Accountability
by Prof. Curtis Bradley and Dr. Joris Larik
- Comparative Perspectives on Criminal Justice: Central Issues & Contextual Implementation
by Prof. James Coleman and Dr. Pinar Olcer
- Introduction to American Law
by Prof. Thomas Metzloff and Prof. Doriane Coleman
- Realizing Rights: Strategic Human Rights Litigation & Advocacy
by Prof. Jayne Huckerby and Prof. Helen Duffy
More information on the programme and the application procedure can be found here.
Information for Leiden University Students
Leiden University students can benefit from an all-inclusive reduced fee.
Students in their last year of a Bachelor's degree in Law, a Master's degree in Law, a Master's degree in International Organisation/International Relations, or Leiden University College students majoring in law are warmly invited to apply for the Institute.
Please contact the Grotius Centre for further information.