Jiří Přibáň

Professor of Law, Cardiff University


Jiří Přibáň graduated from Charles University in Prague (1989) where he was appointed professor of legal theory, philosophy and sociology in 2002. He has also held positions at New York University, University of California in Berkeley, University of San Francisco, University of Pretoria, The Flemish Academy in Brussels and University of New South Wales. He has published extensively in the areas of social theory and sociology of law, legal philosophy, constitutional and European comparative law, and theory of human rights. He is editor of the Journal of Law and Society and director of the Centre of Law and Society at Cardiff University. He also is a regular contributor to the Czech and international media.