Thomas Fleiner
Zürich, 16 July 1938

Foreign member

Department of Social Sciences


Membership of SASA
Foreign member since 5 November 2009

University of Zürich, PhD (1966); University of Fribourg, habilitation (1971)

University of Fribourg, professor (1971); retired (2008); Institute of Federalism, School of Law, University of Fribourg, director (1984-2008); Distant University of Brig, professor (2008‒)

Membership of editorial boards
Zeitschrift für Gesetzgebung, co-editor; Australian Revue for Public Law, co-editor; Book Series Global Dialogue, co-editor

Awards and recognitions
Honorary doctorate, University of Rouen;
International Association of Constitutional Law, honorary president and president emeritus
Honorary citizen of Serbia and Montenegro;
B’nai B’rith International Organization Award for human rights activities and against racism