Joery Matthys is a University Lecturer at the Institute of Security and Global Affairs. He recently concluded a study on the supervision and monitoring of criminal investigations by State actors in Belgium and the Netherlands.
Joery Matthys has conducted research on multi-level regulation in the energy and communication sector, as well as on competence distribution in multi-level governance systems (municipality-province-region). He coordinated a research project on quality regulation in the private security sector, and recently concluded a study on the supervision of state actors in the criminal justice chain in Belgium and the Netherlands. Currently, he is involved in a research project regarding the current knowledge about crises and disaster risk reduction.
Joery Matthys (1979) is a University Lecturer at the Institute of Security and Global Affairs. He completed his joint PhD in Law in 2009 from Ghent University and Universita Di Torino. Before that he studied Law (Ghent University), Law & Economy (Ghent University/Erasmus University Rotterdam), and Criminology (Ghent University). Before joining Leiden University, he worked for the Public Governance Institute at KU Leuven.