Yves Haeck, PhD (Ghent University) (2007) and Master and Bachelor in Law (Ghent University) (1992) is a Professor at the Human Rights Centre and the Department of Constitutional Law of Ghent University, where he teaches ‘International Human Rights Law’, ‘Human Rights in Developing Countries’, ‘International Moot Court Human Rights’, ‘Migration Law’, ‘Constitutional Law’ and ‘Legal Clinic International Human Rights’. He is a Guest Lecturer at the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and is a former Associate Professor at the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM) of Utrecht University and a Visiting Professor at the University of Malta (Malta).
He is a co-founder of the Human Rights Centre of Ghent University. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Inter-American & European Human Rights Journal and co-hosts a Blog on Top International Human Rights Courses, Traineeships & Jobs in Europe.
His research interests concern the European Convention on Human Rights and the European Court of Human Rights, with a comparative focus on the Inter-American System and other regional systems, topics on which he has published and lectured widely.
He is co-authoring The European Convention on Human Rights. A Commentary (Intersentia Publishers, 2015, 900 p.), has co-authored the Handboek EVRM. Deel 1. Algemene beginselen (Manual on the European Convention on Human Rights) (Intersentia Publishers, 2004-5, 2777 p.) and Procederen voor het Europees Hof voor de Rechten van de Mens (The Procedure before the European Court of Human Rights) (Intersentia Publishers, 2011, 467 p.) and is co-editing Interim Measures in International Human Rights Law (Oxford University Press, to be published in 2015).
ACADEMIC TITLE Prof. Dr.
FIRST NAME AND LAST NAME Yves Haeck
POSITION Professor of International Human Rights Law and Constitutional Law
TELEPHONE +32 (0)9 264 68 21 / +32 (0)485 53 97 02 (Cell phone)
FAX +32 (0)9 264 69 95
SECRETARIAT +32 (0)9 264 68 18
WORKING DAYS Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
OFFICE HOURS 09.00 h – 17.00 h
CONTACT HOURS On appointment
VISITING ADDRESS Paddenhoek 5, 2nd floor, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
POSTAL ADDRESS Ghent University, Campus Aula, Constitutional Law & Human Rights Centre, Universiteitstraat 4, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Additional (inter)national (human rights) courses taken
Membership International Educational Scientific Networks
Membership Ghent University and other Committees/Organisations
Membership (inter)national academic journals
All publications by Prof. Dr. Yves Haeck are listed in the ‘Ghent University Academic Bibliography’, YvesHaeck@BiblioUGent.