Vincent-Joël Proulx

Dr Vincent-Joël Proulx is Assistant Professor at the National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Law, where he teaches and researches in the areas of public international law, international dispute settlement, and comparative law. Prior to joining NUS Law, he served a three-year term as Special Assistant to the President of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague. His past appointments also included serving as Legal Officer to the Vice-President of the ICJ, Law Clerk at both the Court of Appeal for Ontario and the ICJ, Québec Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and Secrétaire-rédacteur at the last four sessions of the Institut de Droit International. He has also held various positions at the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Industry Canada, the Office of the General Counsel of the Information Commissioner of Canada, and McGill University’s Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism. He is the author of Institutionalizing State ResponsibilityGlobal Security and UN Organs (Oxford University Press 2016) and Transnational Terrorism and State AccountabilityA New Theory of Prevention (Hart Publishing 2012), for which he was awarded the 2014 Myres McDougal Prize for best book in Law, Science, and Policy by the Society of Policy Scientists. In 2016, Vincent-Joël served as invited faculty member at the Singapore International Arbitration Academy (SIAA) and will reprise this role at SIAA 2017. He was recently appointed Director of Studies for the 2022 winter session of The Hague Academy of International Law.