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Founded: 1962

Board 1962-1968
President Renato TREVES, Italy
Vice-President Adam PODGORECKI, Poland
Secretary William M. EVAN, USA

Board 1968-1974
President Renato TREVES, Italy
Vice-President Adam PODGORECKI, Poland
Secretary William M. EVAN, USA
Members R. APTHROPE
Wilhem AUBERT, Norway
Richard D. SCHWARTZ, USA

Board 1974-1978
President Renato TREVES, Italy
Vice-Presidents Adam PODGORECKI, Poland Jack LADINSKY, USA
Secretary Jean van HOUTTE, Belgium
Members Colin M. CAMPBELL, United Kingdom
Jacek KURCZEWSKI, Poland
Richard SCHWARTS, USA
Associate Members Wolfgang KAUPEN, FRG
Delegate RC Adam PODGORECKI, Canada
Alternate RC Renato TREVES, Italy

Board 1978-1982
President Jan GLASTRA VAN LOON, Netherlands
till June 80'
Vice-Presidents R. ABEL, USA
Colin M. CAMPBELL, United Kingdom
Secretary Jean van HOUTTE, Belgium
Elected Members Vincenzo FERRARI, Italy
Adam PODGORECKI, Poland
Associate Members Philip S. C. LEWIS, United Kingdom
Renato TREVES, Italy

Board 1982-1986
President Jean van HOUTTE, Belgium
Vice-Presidents R. ABEL, USA
Vincenzo FERRARI, Italy
Secretary Erhard BLANKENBURG, Netherlands
Members A.J. ARNAUD, France
Adam PODGORECKI, Canada
Philip S. C. LEWIS, United Kingdom
Renato TREVES, Italy

Board 1986-1990
President Jean van HOUTTE, Belgium
Elected Members Erhard BLANKENBURG, Netherlands
Jacques COMMAILLE, France
William EVAN, USA
Alberto FEBRAJO, Italy
V. GESSNER, FRG
Boaventura SOUSA SANTOS, Portugal
Radi VASSILEV-RADEV, Bulgaria
Associated Members Vincenzo FERRARI, Italy
Terence HALLIDAY, USA
Adam PODGORECKI, Canada
Renato TRAVES, Italy
Consultative Member J.S. GANDHI, India

Board 1990-1994
President Vicenzo FERRARI, Italy
Vice-Presidents Lawrence FRIEDMAN, USA
Boaventura SOUSA SANTOS, Portugal
Secretary Rogelio PEREZ PERDOMO, Venezuela
Members Erhard BLANKENBURG, Netherlands
Jacek KURCZEWSKI, Poland
Setsuo MIYAZAWA, Japan
Samir NAIM, Egypt
Adam PODGORECKI, Canada
Helena VALKOVA, Czechoslovakia

Board 1994-1997
President Mavis MACLEAN, United Kingdom
Vice-Presidents Erhard BLANKENBURG, Netherlands
Setsuo MIYAZAWA, Japan
Secretary Willian FELSTINER, USA
Members Richard ABEL, USA
Andre Jean ARNAUD, France
Lawrence FRIEDMAN, USA
Volkmar GESSNER, Germany
Terence HALLIDAY, USA
Vittorio OLGIATI, Italy
Valerio POCAR, Italy
Rogelio PEREZ PERDONO, Venezuela
William M. EVAN, USA
Adam PODGORECKI, Canada
Stephan PARMENTIER, Belgium
Marc GALANTER, USA
(till 1996)
Oscar CORREAS, Mexico
Alberto FEBBRAJO, Italy
Samir NAIM AHMED, Egypt
Upendra BAXI, India
Weidong JI, Japan
Fanny TABAK, Brazil
Yan LING-CHANG, China

Board 1997-2000
President

Rogelio PEREZ PERDONO, Venezuela

Vice-Presidents Setsuo MIYAZAWA, Japan
Andre Jean ARNAUD, France
Secretary Johannes FEEST, Germany
Members Richard ABEL, USA
Antonio AZUELA DE LA CUEVA, Mexico
Erhard BLANKENBURG, Netherlands
Jacques COMMAILLE, France
Oscar CORREAS, Mexico
Adam Czarnota, Australia
Willian FELSTINER, USA
Lawrence FRIEDMAN, USA
Volkmar GESSNER, Germany
David NELKEN, Italy
Vittorio OLGIATI, Italy
Stephan PARMENTIER, Belgium
Francis SNYDER, Italy
Fanny TABAK, Brazil
David TRUBEK, USA

Board 2000-2003
President

Johannes FEEST, Germany

Vice-Presidents David NELKEN, Italy
Anne BOIGEOL, France
Secretary Hector FIX-FIERRO, Mexico
Members

David TRUBEK, USA
Masayuki MURAYAMA, Japan
Maria Luisa BARTOLOMEI, Sweden
Benoit BASTARD, France
Sandra BURMAN, South Africa
Maria Angelica CUELLAR VAZQUEZ, Mexico
Adam CZARNOTA, Australia
Edesio FERNANDES, Brazil
Vincenzo FERRARI, Italy
Jacek KURCZEWSKI, Poland
Mavis Maclean United, Kingdom
Vittorio OLGIATI, Italy
Rogelio PEREZ PERDOMO, Venezuela
Paola RONFANI, Italy
Joanna SHAPLAND, UK
Francis SNYDER, France
Juan Jose TOHARIA, Spain
Francis van LOON, Belgium
Jean van HOUTTE, Belgium

Co-Opted Member

Bart RWEZAURA Hong Kong


Board 2003-2006
President

Lawrence FRIEDMAN, USA

Secretary Reza BANAKAR, UK
Members Anne BOIGEOL, France
Sandra BURMAN, South Africa
Johannes FEEST, Germany
Vicenzo FERRARI, Italy
Bryant GARTH, USA
Manolo Calvo Garcia, Spain
Pierre GUIBENTIF, Portugal
Jacek KURCZEWSKI, Poland
David NELKEN, Italy
Masayuki MURAYAMA, Japan
Rogelio PEREZ PERDOMO, Venezuela
Jean VAN HOUTTE, Belgium
Alex ZIEGERT, Australia
Co-Opted Member

Bart RWEZAURA, Hong Kong

 

RCSL Working Groups

 

WG Gender

Rosemary HUNTER, Australia

WG Socio-Legal Methodology

Reza BANAKAR, UK

WG Legal Professions

Benoit BASTARD, France

WG Human Rights

Stefan PARMENTIER, Belgium

WG Law and Politics

Mª Angélica CUELLAR, México

WG Urban Problems

Edesio FERNANDES, UK

WG Social & Legal Systems

Vitorio OLGIATI, Italy

WG European Integration

Francis SNYDER, France

   
Board 2006-2010  

President
Anne BOIGEOl, IHTP-CNRS, France
Vice-Presidents
Benoît BASTARD, France
Volkmar GESSNER, University of Bremen, Germany
Secretary and Treasurer
Luigi COMINELLI, Universitá degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Members
Małgorzata FUSZARA, Warsaw University, Poland
María Teresa PICONTÓ, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
Valerio POCAR, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Peter ROBSON, Strathclyde University, United Kingdom
Ulrike SCHULTZ, Fern Universitaet, Germany
Observers
Pierre GUIBENTIF, ISCTE, Portugal
Carlos LISTA, Argentina
Masayuki MURAYAMA, Japan
Devanayaka SUNDARAM, India
RCSL Working Group
Gender
Rosemary HUNTER, University of Kent, United Kingdom
Legal Profession
Emmanuel LAZEGA, CMH-CNRS, France
Comparative Legal Culture
Marina KURKCHYIAN, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Human Rights
Stephan PARMENTIER, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
Law and Politics
Angélica CUÉLLAR VÁZQUEZ, UNAM, Mexico
Urban Problems
Antonio AZUELA DE LA CUEVA, UNAM, Mexico
Social and Legal Systems
Vittorio OLGIATI, Universitá di Urbino, Italy
Law and Popular Culture
Guy OSBORN, University of Westminster, United Kingdom
Law and Migration
Devanayaka SUNDARAM, India
Civil Justice and Dispute Resolution
Masayuki MURAYAMA, Japan

Board 2010-2014
President
Vittorio OLGIATI, University of Macerata, Italy
Secretary and Treasurer
Germano SCHWARTZ, Lutheran University of Brazil, Brazil
Board Members
Benoit BASTARD, France
Luigi COMINELLI,  Universitá degli Studi de Milano, Italy
Volkmar GESSNER, Germany
Carlos LISTA, Argentina
Angela MELVILLE, University of Manchester, UK (resigned 2013)
David NELKEN, Italy
Ulrike SCHULTZ, Germany
Co-opted members
Arvind AGRAWAL, Rajasthan University, India
Flora DI DONATO,  Podgorecki Prize 2010 winner
Madalena DUARTE, Portugal
Hakan HYDEN
Germano SCHWARTZ, Lutheran University of Brazil, Brazil
Observer members
Sol PICCIOTTO, IISL Scientific Director, IISL, Oñati, Spain

Working Groups

  • Working Group on Comparative Legal Culture
    Chair: Marina KURKCHYIAN, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Working Group on Gender and Law
    Chair: tba
  • Working Group on Human Rights
    Chair: Stephan PARMENTIER, Leuven Institute for Criminology, Belgium
  • Working Group on Law and Politics
    Chair: María Angélica CUELLAR VAZQUEZ, Mexico
  • Working Group on Urban Problems
    Chair: Antonio AZUELA, Mexico
  • Working Group on Social Systems and Legal Systems
    Co-Chairs: Vittorio OLGIATI, Italy and Germano SCHWARTZ, Brazil
  • Working Group on Law and Popular Culture
    Chair: Guy OSBORN, University of Westminster, United Kingdom
  • Working Group on Law and Migration
    Chair: Devanayaka SUNDARAM, India
  • Working Group on Civil Justice and Dispute Resolution
    Chair:  Masayuki MURAYAMA, Meiji University, Japan
  • Working Group on Legal Professions
    Chair:Ulrike SCHULTZ, Germany

 

 
2014-09-23
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