Associate Professor Burri


to the Professorship of international law and European Law!


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The full text of many publications is available for download on SSRN.

Most recently:

Key publications:

Projekt Control of AI

SNF Project: Meaningful Human Control of Artificial Intelligence

MAIC is a project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (national research program 77 "Digital Transformation"). MAIC investigates control of artificially intelligent systems by means of empirical experiments.


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Thomas Burri:

In fall term:

  • "International Law and Business Strategy" (MIA compulsory course, co-teaching with Winfried Ruigrok)
  • "Foundations of International and European Business and Economic Law" (MIL compulsory course)
  • "International Law" (BIA compulsory course, open for BLaw)

In spring term:

  • "MIA Thesis Colloquium" (MIA compulsory course, only spring term 21)
  • "Europarecht" (BLaw elective, open for BIA, from spring term 22)

(taught before: "European Law", "Legal Fundamentals of International Relations" with B. Pirker, "NMUN", "Soziale Verfassung und Grundrechte", "Völker- und Europarecht für MLE", "Bilateral Relationship CH-EU", "Methodenkurs für Doktorierende" -- several courses at Humboldt-University in Berlin and TU Dresden, EU-Prozessrecht at Univ. of Fribourg)

Juliane Beck:

Tutorials for the course "International Law" (Fall term 21 and 22, with Katja Achermann)

Daniel Trusilo:

Tutorials for the course "International Law and Business Strategy" (Fall term 20/21/22)

Team and contact

Thomas Burri

Prof. Dr.

Associate Professor of International and European Law

LS-HSG - Law School
Büro 26-105
Bodanstrasse 3
9000 St. Gallen

Lydia Tischhauser

Administrative Manager

Bodanstrasse 3
9000 St Gallen

Juliane Beck

Research Assistant

Bana Musie


Research Assistant

Bodanstrasse 3

9000 St Gallen

Francesco Gravina

Doctoral Research

Langgasse 121

9008 St. Gallen