Carozza

Dr. Paolo G. Corroza

Director, Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies; Director, JSD Program in International Human Rights Law; Concurrent Professor of Political Science, Notre Dame University | Academic

Paolo Carozza’s expertise is in the areas of comparative law, human rights, and international law, and his extensive writings in these areas have been published in Europe and Latin America as well as in the United States. From 2006 to 2010 he was a member of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights and served as its President in 2008-09. At Notre Dame, he is the Director of the Kellogg Institute for international Studies, an interdisciplinary, university-wide institute focusing primarily on the themes of democracy and human development. In the Law School, he was the Director of the Center for Civil and Human Rights from 2011 through 2013 and continues to direct its J.S.D. program in international human rights law, and the Law School's Program on Law and Human Development. He is also a fellow of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies and of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies. Professor Carozza earned both his A.B. and J.D. degrees from Harvard, and pursued graduate studies at Cambridge University and at Harvard Law School as a Ford Foundation Fellow in Public International Law. After law school, he served as a judicial clerk for the Supreme Court of the Federated States of Micronesia and worked as an associate at the Washington, D.C., law firm of Arnold & Porter. 

Interested In:

Development & Peace Human Rights Role of Profit in Business Role of the State

Speaker / Panelist at Upcoming Event(s):

Fri
2 days
Conference
Poverty and Development: A Catholic Perspective

When:
Friday, September 26, 2014 at 12:00pm

Where:
Fordham University Lincoln Center Campus
To achieve economic and development goals, both Pope Benedict XVI and Pope Francis call us to a radical Solidarity and Fraternity where, "Truth and justice must stand above my comfort and physical well being or else my life itself becomes a lie."  (Benedict XVI, Encyclical Letter Spe Salvi, 38)
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