Sergio Verdugo

Sergio Verdugo (JSD, LLM, LLB) is an Associate Professor of Law at Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile. He teaches Constitutional Law and Comparative Law, and he is a researcher of the ‘Centro de Justicia Constitucional.’ His research interests include constitutional theory, the politics of constitutional courts, comparative constitutional law, comparative politics and constitutionalism in Latin America.

Contact details

Phone: (56-2) 23279197


Address: 680 La Plaza, Las Condes, Santiago / Chile / Postal Code: 7610658

Other appointments

  • Deputy Secretary-General of the International Society of Public Law (ICON-S)
  • Associate Editor of the International Journal of Constitutional Law (ICON)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of ‘Sentencias Destacadas’ (Libertad y Desarrollo)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of ‘Actualidad Jurídica’


  • Doctor of Juridical Science (JSD), New York University (NYU), USA.
  • Master of Laws (LLM), University of California, Berkeley, USA.
  • Master in Public Law, P. Universidad Católica de Chile. (“Alejandro Silva Bascuñán” award).
  • LLB., Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile.


See Sergio Verdugo’s publications in Academia and SSRN