Faculty Colloquium: Horacio Spector

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Faculty Colloquium: Horacio Spector

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Date and Time

  • Friday, April 12, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Warren Hall, 201

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




Horacio Spector
Professor of Law
University of San Diego


Areas of Expertise
Latin American Legal Institutions, Jurisprudence and Legal Theory, International Law

Professional Experience
Spector is the founding dean and former provost of the law school at the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, where he teaches law and economics and legal theory. He has served as the managing editor of Latin American and Caribbean Journal of Legal Studies and the Argentine Congressional Record. He has been a visiting professor at Oxford University's Balliol College, the Paul M. Hebert Law Center of Louisiana State University, the University of Toronto and the Universidad de Alicante in Spain. Spector joined the USD School of Law faculty in 2013.

Honors and Affiliations
Spector received the Atlas Foundation's Francisco de Vitoria Prize in Human Rights in 2008. He was a research fellow with the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation at Harvard University in 1992 and twice a fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation at the University of Heidelberg. In 1996 he was awarded the Diploma of Merit Konex in Philosophy of Law.


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