Researcher in International and EU Tax Law

Catholic University of Leuven Institute of Tax Law


The Institute of Tax Law at KU Leuven is in charge of teaching all areas of national, international and European tax law at the Law Faculty of KU Leuven. It is doing research in all these areas. Since several years professor Luc De Broe holds a special chair which is funded by Deloitte, the purpose of which is to do research on policy matters in international and European direct and indirect tax law.


The researcher will carry on research under supervision of professor De Broe in different areas of international and European direct and indirect tax law. In the recent past the research has covered several OECD BEPS action plans, the ATAD Directive, the proposed FTT Directive and the proposed CCCTB Directive, as well as their implementation in the domestic laws of relevant countries, including Belgium.

In the future research will be continued in these areas and will obviously be focusing on new developments in international and European direct and indirect tax law, such as taxation of digitalized economy, carbon taxes, air traffic and pollution taxes.


  • The candidate holds a degree in law with a minimum of cum laude and ideally a master in taxation or an LLM in taxation with a minimum of cum laude. 

  • The candidate has some years of experience as a researcher or tax practitioner in the above areas of law. 

  • The candidate fluently speaks and writes Dutch, English and French. Knowledge of German is an asset.


The job is a part-time assignment requiring the researcher to spend two days per week in Leuven to carry on research.


For more information please contact Prof. dr. Luc De Broe, tel.: +32 16 32 51 45, mail:

You can apply for this job no later than August 15, 2020 via the
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  • Employment percentage: Deeltijds
  • Location: Leuven
  • Apply before: August 15, 2020
  • Tags: Rechten

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