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About Karl E. Klare

Professor Klare focuses on labor and employment law and legal theory, fields in which he has written and lectured extensively. In 1993, he was named Matthews Distinguished University Professor, one of Northeastern's highest honors. He has taught as a visitor at the universities of British Columbia, Michigan, Toronto and Cape Town, and held a senior Fulbright chair at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy.
During the 1960s, Professor Klare participated in the civil rights, antiwar and student movements. His activism and writing now focus on workplace issues and human rights. In recent years, he has worked on numerous projects with lawyers in South Africa. He is coordinator of the International Network on Transformative Employment and Labor Law (INTELL).


Present Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Law, Northeastern University

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Labor and employment law and Legal theory

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Honors and Awards

  • Matthews Distinguished University Professor, 1993

Contact Information

48 Cargill Hall
Northeastern University
400 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
Tel: (617) 373-3290
Fax: (617) 373-5056


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