Prof. Pauwelyn Joost

Graduate Institute, Geneva Swtizerland

Prof. Pauwelyn Joost

Professor, international law, Head, international law department and co-diretcor of the Centre for trade and econiomic integration


Prof Pauwelyn is Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland and Co-Director of the Institute’s Centre for Trade and Economic Integration (CTEI). He is also the Murase Visiting Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center (since 2014).  Prof Joost specializes in international economic law, in particular trade law and investment law, and its relationship to public international law. He also frequently advises governments and industry in WTO dispute settlement and investment arbitration and is a leading force behind the global network of legal clinics on international economic law.

Areas of Interest

  • Trade Law
  • Investment Law