Ramses A. Wessel

European Law | EU External Relations | Foreign and Security Policy | International Organizations Law


  • Yasmine Bouzoraa, Making a Union: Establishing the Limits of Judicial Law-Making in the European Union (RUG, in progress)
  • Hélio Eduardo de Paiva Araújo, From Europe to the World: Will the Taxonomy Regulation Pave the Way to a ‘Global Green Deal’? (RUG/UFMG, in progress) 
  • Christian Thorning, The Danish EU ‘opt-outs’ 30 years on: Legally solid but not without misconceptions (RUG, in progress)
  • Areg Navasartian, Promotion of Fundamental Rights in EU External Relations: A Legal Appraisal in Light of the Duty of Consistency (Université Libre de Bruxelles, supervisory committee, in progress)
  • Angélique van Herwijnen, The legal challenges realising an Investment Court System in the context of the development from ISDS to a Multilateral Investment Court System for international investment arbitration (RUG, in progress)
  • Anne Verhelst, NATO and the Law of International Organisations (member of the doctoral committee at the KU Leuven) (Leuven, supervisory committee, in progress)
  • Radu Triculescu, Harmonised Asylum Policies in the European Union? (UT, successfully defended June 2020)
  • Tatiana Nascimento Heim, The Governance and Regulation of Cybersecurity (UT, in progress)
  • Claudio Matera, The European Union as an International Actor in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice. A Legal Constitutional Analysis (successfully defended June 2016)
  • Evisa Kica, The Legitimacy of Transnational Private Governance Arrangements Related to Nanotechnologies: The Case of International Organization for Standardization (successfully defended January 2015)
  • Marcel Kiers, Er zijn meerdere wegen die naar Brussel leiden. Strategie en doelbereiking van Nederlandse provincies in Europa (successfully defended February 2014)
  • Lesley Broos, ‘Publieksvriendelijk’ versnellen van innovatie in netwerksectoren: exploratie van wetstechnische mogelijkheden ter bevordering van innovatie in de telecomsector, met behoud van de bescherming van publieke belangen (successfully defended February 2014)
  • Maurits Sanders, Publiek-Private Samenwerking in de Nederlandse energiesector: vorm en legitimiteit (successfully defended December 2013)
  • Nupur Chowdhury, European Regulation of Medical Devices: Regulatee Expectations of Legal Certainty (successfully defended September 2013)
  • Martin Holterman, The Transaction Costs of Semi-Public Institutions: The History of the Railways as a Challenge for Coase (successfully defended September 2011)
  • Chris Breuer, The Regional Conundrum: How Regions and Encompassed Actors are Involved in EU Regional Policy (successfully defended April 2011)
  • Karolien Pieters, The Integration of the Mediterranean Neighbours into the EU Internal Market (successfully defended October 2009)