Sujit Choudhry, the I. Michael Heyman Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley – School of Law, is an internationally recognized authority on comparative constitutional law and politics, who combines a wide-ranging research agenda with in-depth field experience as an advisor to constitution building processes, including in Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Nepal, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tunisia and Ukraine. He has lectured or spoken in over two dozen countries.
Professor Choudhry is the Founding Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions, which generates and mobilizes knowledge in support of constitution building by assembling and leading international networks of experts to complete thematic research projects that offer evidence-based policy options to practitioners. To date, the Center for Constitutional Transitions has worked with over 50 experts from more than 25 countries. It partners with a global network of multilateral organizations, think tanks, and NGOs.