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Kosovo: Special case under international law

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Festsaal
Plenary / Panel
english language

Speakers

Professor, Institute of Austrian, European and Comparative Public Law, Political Science and Public Administration; Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Graz
Professor, Department of European, International and Comparative Law, University of Vienna Chair

Dr. Josef MARKO

Professor, Institute of Austrian, European and Comparative Public Law, Political Science and Public Administration; Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Graz

1973-1979 Studies of Law (Dr. juris), Political Science, Sociology and English (BA in Translation Sciences), University of Graz and University of Munich
1979-2006 Assistant Professor and Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Graz
1994 Habilitation, Austrian and Comparative Constitutional Law and Political Sciences, Faculty of Law, University of Graz
1997-2002 International Judge and Vice-President (1999-2001), Constitutional Court, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo
1998-2002 Member, Advisory Committee under the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities, Council of Europe, Strasbourg
since 1998 Director, Institute of Minority Rights, EURAC - European Academy Bozen/Bolzano
since 2006 Full Professor, Public Law, Political Science and International Protection of Human Rights, Institute for Public Law and Political Science, University of Graz
2006-2008 Member of the Advisory Committee under the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities, Council of Europe, Strasbourg
2007-2011 Director, Centre for South-East European Studies, University of Graz
since 2011 Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Graz

Dr. Friedl WEISS

Professor, Department of European, International and Comparative Law, University of Vienna

 Studies in law, including public international and European Community law at the Universities of Vienna, (Dr. iur., 1970), Free University of Brussels, Licence speciale en Droit Europeen, 1972, and Cambridge Downing College; completion of the academic stage of the United Kingdom Bar examination
1970-1971 Court practice, First Instance Civil Court, Vienna Central
1974-1978 Lecturer, law at the University of Birmingham
1979-1992 Law Department, London School of Economics and Political Science
1984-1986 Legal adviser, Secretariat of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)
1990-1991 Legal consultant, legal affairs division of the GATT Secretariat; Legal Adviser tor DCs and LDCs for the Technical cooperation and training division of the VVorld Trade Organisation
1990-2005 Visiting Professor, Department of International Law, Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
1992-2006 Chair of International (Economic) Law and Organisations, University of Amsterdam
  the Parliament of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
since 1996 Academic Director, Training and Staff Development Programs and MA Course in International Law and International Relations for High Level Officials in the Ethiopian Government and Members of
1998 EC TACIS Project, Poland
1999 Multilateral Trade Policy Assistance Programme (MUTRAP)
2000-2003 Director of the Amsterdam Law School
 Visiting Professorships
 Visiting Professor at Universities, including: Bocconi, Milano; Tulane University, New Orleans (2005); University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA (2001); International Law Department, Wuhan University, Wuhan, P.R.China (2001&2004); Université Panthéon-Assas, Paris II, France (2004); Institut Universitaire des Hautes Études Internationales Genève (HEI), University of Geneva (2005); University of Bratislava School of Law
 Lectures and Summer schools all over the world, including School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at John Hopkins University Washington DC; Fordham University Law School, New York; University of Bologna; Eastern University of Law and Political Science, Shanghai; North-West University of Political Science and Law, Xi-an, P.R.China; South-West University of Politics and Law, Chongqing, P.R.China; Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro; Alpbach Summer School on European Integration; Mohyla Academy, Kiev, Ukraine; Duke University Law School Campus, Geneva; University of Belgrade.
2006 Chair of European Community- and EU Law, University of Vienna