Dieter F. Grimm

Visiting Professor of Law and Gruber Global Constitutionalism Fellow

(fall term)


Dieter Grimm is a Visiting Professor of Law and Gruber Global Constitutionalism Fellow at Yale Law School. He is also a Professor of Law at Humboldt University of Berlin and a Permanent Fellow and former Director of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin Institute for Advanced Study.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


Habilitation, University of Frankfurt, 1979

Dr. iur., University of Frankfurt, 1971

LL.M., Harvard Law School, 1965

First Law Degree, University of Frankfurt, 1962

Courses Taught


  • Comparing U.S. and European Constitutionalism

Dieter Grimm is a Visiting Professor of Law and Gruber Global Constitutionalism Fellow at Yale Law School. He is also a Professor of Law at Humboldt University of Berlin and a Permanent Fellow and former Director of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin Institute for Advanced Study. From 1987 until 1999, he served as a Justice on the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany. An honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, he holds law degrees from the University of Frankfurt and a Master of Laws from Harvard.