Marinos Diamantides is a professor of constitutional law and political science, and director of the LL.M. in constitutional law, theory and politics at the School of Law, Birkbeck College, University of London. His research includes award-winning work on the significance for jurisprudence of the ethical philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas, as well as investigations into political theology and public law. His books include Political Theology: Demystifying the Universal (Edinburgh University Press, 2017, with Anton Schutz); Law, Islam, and Identity (Routledge, 2011, with Adam Gearey); Law, Levinas, Politics (Routledge, 2009, 2nd ed.); and The Ethics of Suffering: Modern Law, Philosophy, and Medicine (Ashgate, 2000). He is currently working on a book on political theology and constitutionalism. He has held visiting appointments at University of Kyoto, Japan; University of California School of Law, Berkeley; Cardozo School of Law, New York; and Hebrew University, Israel.