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    00014

    Finland

20132019
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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

Born 1981, university researcher at the Centre of Excellence in Law, Identity and the European Narratives. Formerly post-doctoral researcher in the ERC-project 'Reinventing the foundations of European legal culture 1934-1964'. post-doctoral global fellow at NYU (-May 2017) Background in International law (Masters, Rotterdam 2004) and Roman law (Ph.D., Rotterdam 2011). Taught legal history and jurisprudence at Rotterdam and Amsterdam. From April 2019 on an assistant professor of jurisprudence at the Faculty of Law of the University of Amsterdam.

Description of research and teaching

Research: legal history, archival and literature study, Roman law, legal theory, international law

Teaching: legal history, Roman law, legal theory and jurisprudence, research metholodogy

External positions

Assistant professor, Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam

1 Apr 2019 → …

Fields of Science

  • 513 Law
  • Legal History
  • Roman law
  • Legal Theory
  • International Law

Publications 2013 2019

  • 6 Chapter
  • 5 Article
  • 1 Book/Film/Article review
  • 1 Review Article

Autonomy and authority: The image of the Roman jurists in Fritz Schulz and Franz Wieacker

Giltaij, J., 2019, Roman law and the idea of Europe. Tuori, K. & Björklund, H. (eds.). London: T & T Clark, p. 73-91 15 p. (Europe’s Legacy in the Modern World).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Wrongs

Giltaij, J., 2019, A Cultural History of Law: Vol. 1: A cultural history of law in Antiquity. Etxabe, J. (ed.). London: T & T Clark, p. 125-141 17 p. (The Cultural Histories Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Augustus and self-defense as the Stoic reason of state in the Roman legal order

Giltaij, J., 2016, In : History of Political Thought. 37, 1, p. 25-56 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Existimatio as ´human dignity´ in late-Classical Roman law

Giltaij, J., Jan 2016, In : Fundamina. 22, 2, p. 232-249 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Open Access
File

Activities 2014 2019

Exile and Rightlessness

Jacob Giltaij (Attendee)
2 May 20193 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Personal and academic considerations surrounding Lauterpacht's concept of human rights

Jacob Giltaij (Speaker)
10 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Personal and academic considerations surrounding Lauterpacht's concept of human rights

Jacob Giltaij (Speaker)
19 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Personal and academic considerations surrounding Lauterpacht's concept of human rights

Jacob Giltaij (Speaker)
3 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Coming home: the post-war return of refugee scholarship

Jacob Giltaij (Attendee)
4 Oct 20194 Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars