Prof. Bernhard Rütsche
Since August 2010, Bernhard Rütsche is full professor for Public Law and Philosophy of Law at the Faculty of Law at the University of Lucerne. In 2011, he has co-founded the Center for Law & Health. Furthermore, he is member of the National Advisory Commission on Biomedical Ethics. Bernhard Rütsche has studied law at the Universities of Berne and Lausanne, completed his doctorate (Dr. iur.) in the field of constitutional law in 2002, and obtained his post-doctoral degree (Habilitation) at the University of Zurich with a thesis on the rights of the unborn child to life and integrity.