Faculty of the Brussels & Geneva Program
University of Georgia School of Law
C. Donald Johnson
is the director of the Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy at the University of Georgia School of Law, a former U.S. congressman and a former ambassador in the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR). He received his J.D. from the University of Georgia and an LL.M. from the London School of Economics.
Université Saint-Louis (Brussels, Belgium)
practices law in Brussels at Van Bael & Bellis, an international law firm, and teaches law at the Université St.-Louis. He received LL.M. degrees from both the Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium) and Cambridge University (U.K.) as well as a Ph.D. (summa cum laude) from the Université Saint-Louis. His professional and academic focus is on European law.
Delphine Misonne is a guest professor at the Université Saint-Louis and a guest lecturer at the Free University in Brussels and Scientific Research Worker at the Belgian Fund for Scientific Research in the field of European Environmental Laws and Policies. She received her law degree (“Licence en Droit”) from, the University of Louvain-la-Neuve (UCL) in Belgium, and has since then specialized in environmental law and policies issues, earning an LL.M. at King’s College London in International and European Law and subsequently a Ph.D. at the Université Saint-Louis in Brussels. Professor Misonne has published frequently in the area of EU environmental policy and her current research, funded by the Belgian Fund for Scientific Research, focuses on the new challenges faced by EU environmental laws in the context of globalization and various crises which might impact their scope or threaten human rights.
The courses will also include lectures and presentations from other distinguished scholars as well as European Union, U.S. and World Trade Organization officials and expert practitioners in the fields of EU law and international trade.