Migration and Refugee Law

3 ECTS / Semester / English

To provide students with a transnational and comparative overview of US and EU migration issues. Throughout the world, but especially in the US and the EU, international migration is at the forefront of public debate. Often, however, the public discourse has shed more heat than light. This course will familiarize students with the basic legal structures, policy ramifications, and political forces that have defined immigration and nationality law in the US and the EU.


Visiting Professor
Dr. Stephen H. Legomsky is the John S. Lehmann University Professor Emeritus at the Washington University School of Law in St. Louis.  Professor Legomsky took…
Professor of Law
Gonçalo Saraiva Matias is the Dean of the Católica Global School of Law, Professor at the Faculty of Law of the Catholic University of Portugal, where he also…