Johan Vande Lanotte is professor of constitutional law at Ghent University. He serves as director of the Human Rights Centre. He teaches constitutional law in the bachelor and master years and supervises several masters theses.
He obtained his PhD in Law at Ghent University in 1986, focusing on decentralization. He is the author of several renowned handbooks on Belgian public law and international human rights.
Johan Vande Lanotte is Minister of State and Member of the Belgian Chamber of Representatives.