Nico Krisch is a Fellow at the Hertie School of Governance and an ICREA Research Professor at the Barcelona Institute of International Studies (IBEI). Previously, he was a Professor of International Law at the Hertie School, a Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, and a Senior Lecturer in the Law Department of the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). He held research fellowships at Merton College, Oxford, at New York University Law School and at the Max Planck Institute for International Law in Heidelberg. After studies in law and international relations in Berlin, Geneva and Heidelberg, he received a PhD in Law from the University of Heidelberg. He also holds the Diploma of European Law of the Academy of European Law in Florence, Italy.