Professor Daniel Moeckli

Subject: Law

Department/institution: University of Zurich, Switzerland

Contact details: daniel.moeckli@uzh.ch

From January to July 2020


Research Interests

Daniel Moeckli is Professor of Public International Law and Constitutional Law at the University of Zurich. His research focuses on questions related to human rights and democracy. He is the author of Exclusion from Public Space: A Comparative Constitutional Analysis (CUP, 2016) and Human Rights and Non-discrimination in the ‘War on Terror’ (OUP, 2008), for which he was awarded the Paul Guggenheim Prize 2009. In addition, he is a co-editor of The Human Rights Covenants at 50: Their Past, Present and Future (OUP, 2018) and International Human Rights Law (OUP, 3rd edn, 2017).

Before joining the University of Zurich, Daniel was a lecturer at the University of Nottingham and worked for the International Bar Association, Amnesty International and the Supreme Court of the Canton of Bern. He has held previous visiting positions at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the European University Institute (EUI) and the New York University (NYU).