Public International Law, Catholic University of Leuven

Gleider Hernández is Professor of Public International Law at the Catholic University of Leuven. Previously, he was part-time Professor at the Open Universiteit (2018-2022), and lectured (leaving as Reader) at Durham Law School (2011-2018), where he was also Director of the Durham Global Policy Institute (2014-2018). 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 to two judges at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, was called to the Barreau du Québec in 2004, where he practised as a barrister at Fasken LLP. He is the author of The International Court of Justice and the Judicial Function (OUP, 2014) and International Law (OUP, 2019; 2nd edn, 2022).