Dr. Detlef von Daniels
Dr. von Daniels is Academic Coordinator of the research group „International Justice and Institutional Responsibility“ at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities. He studied Philosophy, History of Art, and Public Law and holds an M.A. degree from the University of Freiburg and a doctorate in philosophy from Georg-August-Universität Göttingen. Before coming to Berlin, he held postdocs and lectureships at the Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard, the University of Witten/Herdecke, and Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. Dr. von Daniels is interested in the intersections between jurisprudence and philosophy, both in current theorizing and in the history of ideas. He has published a book entitled „The Concept of Law from a Transnational Perspective“ and numerous articles in political and legal philosophy. Apart from his academic interests he is an ardent Berliner and can be frequently seen at cultural events or the Berlin Tango scene.