Cedric Ryngaert (PhD Leuven 2007) is Professor of Public International Law at Utrecht University (Netherlands). His research interests relate to the law of jurisdiction, immunities, international criminal law, non-state actors, the role of international law before domestic courts, sanctions, international responsibility, and international organizations. Among other publications, he authored Jurisdiction in International Law (OUP 2015, 2nd ed), Selfless Intervention: The Exercise of Jurisdiction in the Common Interest (OUP 2020), and, with Tom Ruys, Secondary Sanctions (British Yb Int’l L 2020). He previously obtained VENI, VIDI and ERC Starting Grants. Cedric Ryngaert chairs the Dutch Advisory Council on International Law (CAVV), which advises the Dutch Foreign Ministry. He is also the editor-in-chief of the Utrecht Law Review and the Netherlands International Law Review.  

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