Silvana Sciarra

Judge, Italian Constitutional Court


Silvana Sciarra, first woman elected by Parliament as a Judge at the Italian Constitutional Court, started her mandate in November 2014, after serving as Full Professor of Labour Law and European Social Law at the University of Florence and at the EUI. She was Harkness Fellow at UCLA and Harvard Law School (1974-1976). She was Fulbright Fellow and Visiting Professor in several Universities, among which Warwick (Leverhulme Professor), Columbia Law School (BNL Professor), Cambridge (where she held the Arthur Goodhart Chair in Legal Science 2006-2007), Stockholm, Lund, University College London, She holds Ph.D. Honoris Causa in Law at the Universities of Stockholm (2006) and Hasselt (2012).