Prossimi ricevimenti: giovedì 12 settembre - ore 11.30-13.00 aula D4-006.
Dal 18 settembre: mercoledì ore 11.00-13.00
Tra i principali interessi di ricerca: costituzionalismo e transizioni costituzionali con una particolare attenzione all'Africa, diritto delle migrazioni, libertà e diritti fondamentali (diritti religiosi, famiglia e poligamia, diritti LGBTI, diritto all'acqua), ordinamento francese, impresa sociale, cittadinanza, migrazioni.
Veronica Federico is Lecturer in Comparative Public Law in the Department of Legal Studies of the University of Florence. From 2009 to 2017 she was research fellow at Boston College (Massachusetts, USA) in the BC study-abroad program in Italy. Veronica obtained her PhD in March 2005 at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris. She holds a Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies, obtained in 1998 at the EHESS in Comparative Studies on Development and a Diploma di laurea in Political Science from the University of Florence, Italy.
In November 2013, she obtained the Italian National Scientific Qualification of Associate Professor in Comparative Law. She was a research associate with the School of Social Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (2001-04) and visiting scholar with the Centre d’Etudes Africaines of the EHESS in 2008. She has obtained several research awards and grants, among which are the following: three EU funded Horizon 2020,two grants from the Italian National Council for Research (CNR), a NATO scholarship and a two-year research grant of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). She has been involved in several national and international research projects, financed and supported by public and private entities (inter alia: Italian Ministry for Research and University, regional government of Tuscany, Oxfam). She is the Principal investigator of the Italian research team in two EU finded H2020 researches: TransSol, Transnational solidarity at times of crisis (2015-18) -https://www.dsg.unifi.it/vp-334-horizon-2020.html; Sirius, Skills and integration of migrants, refugees and asylum applicants in European Labour market (2018-2020) - https://www.sirius-project.eu/
Her research interests include: African studies; African Comparative Constitutional Law; Fundamental Rights; Constitutional and Democratic Transitions; French Constitutional Law and Politics; Citizenship; and Social Enterprise.
Her research interests include: African studies; African Comparative Constitutional Law; Fundamental and Human rights; Migration Law; Constitutional and Democratic Transitions; French Constitutional Law and Politics; Citizenship.