Professor of Law at the University of Sheffield School of Law
Bojan Bugarič was appointed to a chair at Sheffield in September 2018. Before going to Sheffield, he lectured at the University of Ljubljana. He has held visiting positions at the University of Trento, the University of California School of Law in Los Angeles and at the Center for European Studies, and Harvard University. He teaches and researches in the fields of constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, public law, EU law, law and democracy and law and development, broadly conceived. He is currently working on two projects, each of which is concerned with the development of the rule of law and democracy in different comparative and institutional settings.
Bugarič studied law as an undergraduate at the University of Ljubljana, graduated (LL.M) at the UCLA,Los Angeles, and wrote his doctorate at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He served as Deputy Minister at the Ministry of the Interior in the Slovenian government from 2000-2004.