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B. Witte (Bruno)


Professor of European Union Law

Faculty / Department
  • Law, International and European Law
  • Law

Phone number: +31 43 3883329

Location: A1.014

Professional Career History

Bruno de Witte is professor of European Union law at Maastricht University, and part-time professor at the Robert Schuman Centre of the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence. He is co-director of the Maastricht Centre for European Law. Previously, from 2000 to February 2010, he was professor of EU law at the EUI, and co-director of the Academy of European Law there, and before that, from 1989 to 2000, he was professor at Maastricht University. He studied law at the University of Leuven and the College of Europe and obtained a doctorate at the European University Institute in 1985, on ‘The Protection of Linguistic Diversity through Fundamental Rights’.


He currently teaches the course of Advanced EU law in the Master programmes of Maastricht University.

Extra Activities

- European University Institute: Part-time Professor of European Law

2012 en eerder
Bruno De Witte is also a part-time Professor of European law at the European University Institute in Florence. He is a member of the Ius Commune Research School. He is a member of the editorial board of the European Human Rights Law Review, the Revista Española de Derecho Europeo, and the Revista de Llengua I Dret. He is a member of the advisory board of the European Law Journal, the European Constitutional Law Review, the Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law, the European Journal of Law Reform, and the Zeitschrift für öffentliches Recht, and correspondent of the Rivista Italiana di Diritto Pubblico Comunitario. He is a member of the International Advisory Board of the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna in Pisa.