Mauro Zamboni is Professor in jurisprudence at the Department of Law, Stockholm University since 2011 and a researcher at Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law (SCCL). He is also Director of the Global Legal Research and Information Management (GRiM) Winter School – an intense study program organized under the roof of the European Academy of Legal Theory (EALT), hosted by Stockholm University – and a general editor of the journal The Theory and Practice of Legislation. In 2010-2014 he was Visiting Professor at the Groningen Centre for Law and Governance (GLC) at Groningen University and the VU Centre for Law and Governance (VU CLG) at VU University Amsterdam.
Zamboni received his LL.D. from Stockholm University in 2004 after defending his dissertation The Policy of Law: A Legal Theoretical Framework (republished in 2007 by Hart Publishing) which analyzes how politics and law interact, interoperate and conflict. The dissertation was awarded EALT’s European Award for Legal Theory 2005 and Högskoleföreningens pris för framstående vetenskaplig prestation [Högskoleföreningen’s award for distinguished scientific achievement] 2007. In 2006 he was appointed a five year research position in legal science, particularly legal theory, by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. He has written Law and Politics: A Dilemma for Contemporary Legal Theory (Springer, 2007) and is currently finishing his work on The Idea of Corporation in Transnational Law: Setting the Foundations. In addition, he teaches in both the Swedish and English languages.