KU Leuven, Faculty of Law

Gleider Hernández is Professor of Public International Law at the Catholic University of Leuven and the Open University of the Netherlands. Previously, he was Reader in Public International Law at Durham Law School and Deputy Director of the Durham Global Policy Institute. Gleider, originally Canadian, took a D.Phil from Wadham College, Oxford, and read for LL.M degrees at Leiden University and BCL and LL.B degrees at McGill University. Prior to his academic career, Gleider served as law clerk at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, and was called to the Barreau du Québec and practised as a barrister at Fasken Martineau LLP. He is the author of The International Court of Justice and the Judicial Function (OUP, 2014) and International Law (OUP, 2019).