Johan Vande Lanotte
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Johan Vande Lanotte
Johan Vande Lanotte
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Deputy Prime Minister

5 December 2011 - October 2014
Minister of Economy, Consumer affairs and North Sea

5 December 2011 - October 2014
Senator

28 June 2007 - 5 December 2011
Chairperson of SP.A

2005-2007
Steve Stevaert
Caroline Gennez
Deputy Prime Minister

1994-2005
Minister of Budget

1999-2005
Minister of the Interior and of Civil Service Affairs

1994-1998
Personal details
Born (1955-07-06) 6 July 1955 (age 65)
Poperinge, Belgium
NationalityBelgian
Political partySP.A
ResidenceOstend
Alma materUniversity of Antwerp
University of Brussels (VUB)
OccupationPolitician
Professor
WebsiteOfficial website

Johan Cyrille Corneel Vande Lanotte (born 6 July 1955) is a Belgian politician. He is a member of the SP.A, and became its party president on 15 October 2005. He handed down his leadership positions after the SP.A lost in the 2007 general election. Between 5 December 2011 and October 2014, he was Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Economy, Consumer affairs and North Sea in the Di Rupo I Government. With the formation of a new Centre-Right federal government, which excluded his party, Johan Vande Lanotte returned to local politics in October 2014 in Ostend, where he took up his position as alderman for the economy and tourism at Ostend City Council. Since August 2015 Vande Lanotte is the mayor of Ostend.

Studies

In 1978 he graduated magna cum laude in Political and Social Sciences, option: Sociology (Master's degree) from the University of Antwerp. In 1981 he added, again magna cum laude, a master in Law at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

He graduated as Doctor in Law at the Ghent University in 1986. The subject of his dissertation was decentralisation in the Belgian political context. It was awarded with the Prize of the Belgian Institute for Administrative Sciences.

During his doctorate, he studied at the Swiss Institute of Comparative Law (Lausanne) with the Von Calcken scholarship of the Council of Europe, at the Lille University (France), the Leiden University (Netherlands) and the Université de Sherbrooke in Quebec.

Curriculum

Professional

  • 1978-1981: City of Ghent administration.
  • 1982-1983: assistant at the department of Political and Social Sciences of the University of Antwerp.
  • 1983-1987: assistant at the Law department of the Ghent University.
  • 1986: apprentice lawyer in Ghent.
  • 1987-1990 : assistant auditor and auditor at the Council of State (Belgium)
  • since 1988 : professor public law at the Ghent University
  • 1988-1991: part-time professor public law at the Ghent University
  • since 1991: part-time professor public law at the Ghent University, combined with a part-time professorship at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.
  • 2010-2012: president of the non-governmental organization Coastal & Marine Union (EUCC)

Political

Notes

  1. ^ "Belgische Senaat" (in Dutch). Belgian Senate. Retrieved 2009.

External links

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