Sven Van Kerckhoven

Prof. Dr. Sven Van Kerckhoven

Vice-Dean for Education


Prof Dr Sven Van Kerckhoven is the Vice-Dean for Education at the Institute for European Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He obtained his PhD in Applied Economics and Master degrees in International Politics and Business Economics from the University of Leuven.

He previously was Head of the Department of Business and Economics at Vesalius College, a visiting researcher at Stanford University, a Rutherford fellow at the University of Warwick and a visiting professor at the University of Leuven. His research interests include global governance, political economics, international institutions, and international trade, on which he has published widely. He has taught a wide variety of courses in economics, finance and business.