Professor Geert Van Calster
Senior Fellow, Monash University
An alumnus of the College of Europe, Bruges (promotion Stefan Zweig), Geert van Calster is professor in the University of Leuven and Head of Leuven Law's department of European and international law.
Geert is also senior fellow at Leuven's Centre for Global Governance Studies.
Geert is on the indicative list of WTO Panelists, and a board member of Academische Stichting Leuven, an academic charity.
Prof van Calster is a visiting professor and senior fellow at Monash University's Law faculty (Melbourne), visiting professor at the China-EU School of Law in Beijing, and a visiting lecturer at King's College, London. He was previously a visiting lecturer at Oxford University.
He was called to the Bar in 1999 after having worked as of counsel to a City law firm since 1995, and continues to practice from the Brussels Bar, as an independent, 'sole' practitioner.