Affiliation: IDC Herzliya, IL
Keywords: Constitutional identity, Global migration, Citizenship theory, International law, Global governance, Law and technology
Liav Orgad is the Head of the Project Group “International Citizenship Law” at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center; Director of the Research Group “Global Citizenship Governance” at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, the European University Institute (EUI); a Recurrent Visiting Professor at the Lauder School of Government, IDC Herzliya; and a Member of the Global Young Academy. He is the author of The Cultural Defense of Nations: A Liberal Theory of Majority Rights (OUP, 2016) and the recipient of the Russell Sage Presidential Authority Award and the Eric Stein Senior Scholar Prize for “best article” by the American Society for Comparative Law. In recent years, Orgad was a Fellow at the Center for Ethics at Harvard University, a Visiting Professor at Columbia Law School, a Marie Curie Fellow at Freie Universität Berlin, a Fulbright Scholar at NYU Law School, and a Jean-Monnet Fellow at the EUI.
Orgad’s research projects focus on four topics: 1) international citizenship law; 2) constitutional identity and global migration; 3) immigrant education and integration; 4) emerging technologies and new forms of governance.