CV

Curriculum Vitae

10.12.2018

3. Current position and date of appointment
2016- Associate professor of European intellectual history, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki
2018-2025 Director, Centre of Excellence for Law, Identity and the European
Narratives (EuroStorie.org)
2018-2023 Director and Principal Investigator, ERC Consolidator Grant Project “Law, Governance and Space: Questioning the Foundations of the Republican Tradition” (spacelaw.fi)

4. Education and degrees awarded
2008 Adjunct Professorship, Helsinki (Habil.)
2006 Doctor of Laws (LL.D.). University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law
2004-2006 Studies in Cultural Anthropology, University of Helsinki
2002 Corso di perfezionamento in diritto romano. Università degli studi di Roma “La Sapienza”
2001 Licentiate of Law. University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law
2000 Master of Law. University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law
1999 Studies in Evidence Theory, University of Lund
1998 Master of Philosophy, major in Finnish history, minors Ancient History and Classical Archaeology. University of Helsinki, Faculty of Humanities

5. Previous professional appointments
2013 Sept – 2016 Dec, University Lecturer in European Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki (permanent position)
2011 Sept – 2016 Sept, Academy Researcher, Academy of Finland
2013-2018 Director and Principal Investigator, ERC Starting Grant Project “Reinventing the Foundations of European Legal Culture 1934–1964 (FoundLaw)”
2010-2014 Director, “Public and Private in the Roman House” Project, Funded by the Emil Aaltonen Foundation
2011-2012 Senior Researcher, University of Helsinki, Center of Excellence in Global Governance Research
2008- Adjunct Professor (Privatdozent), University of Helsinki
2008-2010 Postdoctoral researcher, University of Helsinki
2004-2005, 2006-2007 Acting University Lecturer, Legal history and Roman law, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law
2004, 2005-2006 Doctoral candidate, Graduate School of Law OMY
2001-2006 part-time lecturer, courses in Legal history and Roman law, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law
2000- Research fellow, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law

Fellowships and visiting positions
2017-2018, Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles (3 months)
2012-2013 Visiting Research Scholar, Department of Classics, New York University (13 months)
2011, 2013 Visiting Professor, Università degli studi di Roma Tre, Course in Law and Humanities (1 month)
2007-2008 Hauser Research Scholar and Samuel I. Golieb Fellow, New York University School of Law (10 months)
2006, 2009 Visiting Fellow, Stellenbosch University School of Law (1 month)
2005 Visiting research fellow, Max Planck Institute for European Legal History, Frankfurt am Main (2 months)
2003-2006 Visiting researcher, Sezione di Diritto Romano e dei Diritti dell’Oriente Mediterraneo, Università degli studi di Roma “La Sapienza” (yearly visits ranging from 2 weeks to 2 months)

6. Research awards, research honours and major stipendiary support for research
Grants
2017 Centre of Excellence for Law, Identity and the European Narratives (EuroStorie.org), € 7,8 million/8 years
2017 ERC Consolidator Grant (Law, Governance and Space: Questioning the Foundations of the Republican Tradition, spacelaw.fi), €1.98 million/5 years
2012 ERC Starting Grant (Reinventing the Foundations of European Legal Culture 1934-1964; FoundLaw.org), €1.47 million/5 years
2011 Emil Aaltonen Foundation Project Grant (Public and Private in the Roman House Project, €200.000/3 years)
2010 The Foundations’ Post-doctoral Pool Grant for Study Abroad, €70.000
2007 ASLA-Fulbright Grant for Junior Scholar
2006 Osk. Huttunen Foundation Grant for Postdoctoral Studies Abroad
2006 Kone Foundation Grant for Postdoctoral Studies
2004 Niilo Helander Foundation Grant for Postgraduate Studies
2001 Institutum Romanum Finlandiae Grant for Postgraduate Studies
2000-2002 Grant for Postgraduate Studies, Finnish Cultural Foundation

Prizes and Awards
2018 The Faculty of Social Sciences Price for Academic Excellence
2007 Best Thesis of the Year Award for 2006 by the Finnish Lawyers’ Society
2007 Finnish Academy of Sciences Thesis Award
2006 Prize for best article by a young scholar, Lakimies
2002- Invited Guest Lectures in the Universities of Tromsö, Rotterdam, Edinburgh, the University of South Africa (UNISA), New York University, Vanderbilt University, Stanford University and the University of Trento
2000 University of Helsinki Law Faculty Prize of Excellence for Master’s Thesis

7. Editorial board memberships/editor
2015- Member of the board of editors, Fundamina
2015- Member of the International Scientific Board, European Legal Roots
2015- Member of the International Scientific Board, Ius Romanum
2014- Member of the board of editors, Arctos
2008- Member of the Board of Delegates, Oikeus (Journal of the Finnish Society for Law and Social Sciences)
1999-2006 Assistant editor, Oikeus

8. Memberships in scientific societies
American Society for Legal History
Finnish Political Science Association
Society for Classical Studies
The Finnish Society for the History of Science and Learning
Finnish Society for Law and Social Sciences
Matthias Calonius Society for Legal History
Association of Ancient Historians

9. Supervision of research work and postgraduate studies
2018- PI of the Centre of Excellence for Law, Identity and the European Narratives (EuroStorie.org): (2 post-docs, 1 doctoral student)
2018- ERC PI of the Consolidator Grant Project “Law, Governance and Space: Questioning the Foundations of the Republican Tradition” (spacelaw.fi), (2 post-docs, 2 doctoral students)
2013-2018 PI at ERC Starting Grant funded project on intellectual history titled Reinventing the Foundations of European Legal Culture 1934-1964; FoundLaw.org (3 post-docs, 2 doctoral students)
2012-2014 PI at Emil Aaltonen Foundation funded project titled Public and Private in the Roman House Project (4 doctoral students)
In 2018 doctoral supervisor to 5 doctoral students at the University of Helsinki.

10. Other academic and professional activities
International Scientific Collaboration
2016 Panel Organizer, Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference (TRAC), Rome
2004-2008 Member of the board, Nordic Network for Comparative Legal History (REUNA)
2007-2008 Panel Organizer, Association of Ancient Historians Annual Meeting 2008
2002-2004 Executive Director, Nordic Network for Comparative Legal History (REUNA)
2000 Member of the organizing team, Critical Legal Conference 2000, Helsinki

Honorary positions
2018- Member of the scientific advisory board, CrossLocations ERC Advanced Grant project
2009-2010 Chairman, Matthias Calonius Society for Legal History
2006 Chairman, Finnish Society for Law and Social Sciences
2004-2005, 2007-2008 Member of the board, Finnish Society for Law and Social Sciences
2004- Member of the board, Matthias Calonius Society for Legal History
2001-2003 Member, standing committee for studies, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law
2001- 2003 Member, standing committee for publishing, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law
1998-2000 Member of the Faculty board, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law

Invited evaluator for numerous organizations, including the European Science Foundation, the Belgian Academy of Sciences, the South African National Research Foundation, the Polish National Science Centre and the Austrian Science Fund (FWF).

Acted as peer-reviewer for numerous book projects and journals, including Oxford University Press, Comparative Legal History Journal, American Legal History Journal, Law and History Review, Acta Classica, Oikeus and Retfaerd.

Preliminary examiner for the doctoral dissertation or member of the evaluation committee on 6 occasions.

Invited presentations to peer-reviewed, internationally established conferences
Dr Tuori has presented his research repeatedly in 35 prestigious international conferences: Société Internationale ‘Fernand de Visscher’ pour l’Histoire des droits de l’Antiquité (SIHDA) in 2017-2013, 2011, 2010, 2008, 2006; the International Conference on Urban History, 2016; Society for Classical Studies Annual Meeting, 2016; Association of Ancient Historians Annual Meeting, 2017, 2014, 2009, 2008; American Society for Legal History Annual Meeting 2017, 2012, 2009; European Society for Comparative Legal History Conference, 2014; the American Historical Association Annual Meeting, 2013; European Association for Urban History conference 2018, Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities 2018, Commission on Legal Pluralism Conference, 2011, and numerous smaller and larger conferences.