Visiting Researchers are a valuable part of the Georgetown Law community. Our current visitors include:
Sujun Ai is a visitor from China where she is an associate professor at Shanghai University. Her research is in the area of international economic law and rules related to subsidies in the trade of services. Her visit continues through January 20, 2015.
Juan Arrieta is visiting from Spain where is professor at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. While at Georgetown he will be conducting research on topics in procedural tax law. His visit continues through September 1, 2014.
Uzma Ashraf is visiting from the University of Hong Kong where she is pursuing her PhD. Her research focuses on the need and prospects for an enforcement mechanism in the post-crisis reconstruction of the international financial regulatory architecture. Her visit continues through October 31, 2014.
Ramu de Bellescize is visiting from France where he is a lawyer and an associate professor at the University of Rouen in Normandy. At Georgetown he conducting research for a book on American budgetary law. His visit continues through July 15, 2014.
Isabel Borges is visiting from Norway where she is a PhD research fellow at the University of Oslo. While at Georgetown she will be researching topics in environmental justice and human rights. Her visit will continue through June 30, 2014.
Dilek Elvan Cokisler is visiting from Turkey where she is a research assistant and PhD candidate at Dokuz Eylul University. At Georgetown, she will be researching issues related to compliance with international environmental law. Her visit continues through August 31, 2014.
Jingshan Dong is a visiting researcher from China where he is an assistant professor at the Beijing University of Agriculture School of Law. His research focuses on legal issues related to sustainable use of agricultural land. His visit continues through August 19, 2014.
Yuan He is a visitor from China where he is an associate professor of administrative law at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. His research focuses on the role of compacts and administrative agreements in intergovernmental cooperation. His visit continues through September 1, 2014.
Hisaei Ito is a visitor from Japan where is is a professor at Chuo Law School in Tokyo. Mr. Ito will be researching the history of U.S. style economic regulations in Japan after the end of WWII and their impact on corporate governance in particular. His visit continues through September 6, 2014.
Michael Jahn is visiting from Germany where he is a research assistant and PhD candidate at Humboldt University Berlin. At Georgetown, he will be working on research in the field of criminal law and particularly duty to rescue provisions in German and U.S. law. His visit continues through July 16, 2014.
Junko Kotani is visiting from Japan where she is an associate professor at Shizuoka University. Professor Kotani is a Fulbright recipient who will be conducting research on the legal issues related to the regulation of hate propaganda and the US Constitution while at Georgetown. Her visit will continue through March 31, 2015.
Se-In Lee is visiting from South Korea where she is an associate professor at Pusan National University. Professor Lee is conducting research on comparative antitrust law. Her visit continues through August 18, 2014.
Simon Lester is a trade policy analyst who, in addition to being a visiting researcher is also a fellow with the Institute for International Economic Law. His visit to Georgetown will continue through February 28, 2015.
Huiling Lin is a visitor from China where she is the director of the division of law and policy, at the Shanghai WTO Affairs Consultation Center. Her research focuses on the implications of the TPP on the global trade rule system and China's policy. Her visit continues through February 20, 2015.
Hee Noh is visiting from South Korea where he is a Judge with the Korean Constitutional Court. Judge Noh will be conducting research on the U.S. Supreme Court during his time at Georgetown. His visit continues through July 31, 2014.
Yeon Soo Oh is visiting from South Korea where she is a Judge with the Seoul Central District Court. Judge Oh will be conducting research on criminal law and policy while at Georgetown. Her visit will continue through December 20, 2014.
Kazuya Tanifuji is visiting from Japan where he is a judge on the Saitama District Court, hearing civil cases. At Georgetown, Judge Tanifuji's research will focus on topics in American contract law. His visit will continue through July 1, 2014.
Cemre Tuysuz is a visiting researcher from Turkey where he is pursuing his PhD at the Istanbul University Law School. His research focuses on the topic of international arbitration and his visit will continue through August 26, 2014.
Xin Xu is visiting from China where she is an associate professor in the School of WTO Research & Education at the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade. Ms. Xu will be conducting research on reforms to the WTO's decision making procedures. Her visit continues through July 15, 2014.
Chun Zhou is a visiting researcher from China where she is a lecturer in the law department at the Zhejiang University of Technology. Her research focuses on China and the WTO's dispute settlement mechanism. Her visit continues through August 30, 2014.