Pieter Van Cleynenbreugel teaches EU substantive law at the Faculté de Droit, de Science Politique et de Criminologie, University of Liège.
Prior to joining the University of Liège in January 2016, Pieter worked as a pre-doctoral fellow (aspirant) of the Research Foundation-Flanders at the Faculty of Law, KU Leuven-University of Leuven (2010-2013) and as ‘universitair docent’ at Leiden Law School, the Netherlands (2013-2016). He obtained a PhD in law at the KU Leuven-University of Leuven (Belgium) in 2013, where he also graduated as a Bachelor (2007) and Master (2009) of Laws, both summa cum laude. A Belgian American Education Foundation (BAEF) fellow and Fulbright grantee, he was awarded an additional Master of Laws degree from Harvard Law School in 2010.
Pieter is the author of numerous publications on European Union law.