Anne Peters

Anne Peters is director at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law Heidelberg and holds professorships at Heidelberg, Freie Universität Berlin, Freie Universität Basel, and the University of Michigan, where she serves as a William C. Cook Global Law Professor. She was a member of the European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission) from 2011 to 2015 and served as president of the European Society of International Law from 2010 to 2012. Her current research interests relate to public international law, including its history; global animal law; global governance and global constitutionalism; and the status of humans in international law.