University of Louvain (UCL)
Interest Group Membership:
International Courts & Tribunals
The EU as a Global Actor
Current Research:
International Obligations
Biography: Pierre d’Argent is a professor at the University of Louvain and a guest professor at the University of Leiden. An Associate Member of the Institute of International Law, he is the author of numerous articles, an award-winning book, a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on www.edx.org and courses at the Hague Academy of International Law and the United Nations Audiovisual Library of International Law. He is a member of the editorial boards of the Annuaire français de droit international and the Revue belge de droit international; he is also a member of the boards of the European, French and Belgian societies of international law.

He appeared as counsel before the International Court of Justice and later served the ICJ as First Secretary. He is a Member of the Brussels Bar, special counsel to Foley Hoag LLP, and argues international law cases before international tribunals and domestic courts.