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.
Yongmin Bian is visiting from China where she is a professor at the University of International Business and Economics.Her research focuses on methods of holding overseas investors accountable for environmental damage. Her visit continues through May 30, 2014.
Marcel Boller is a visitor from Switzerland where he is a research associate at the University of Zurich. His research is in the area of legal theory, in particular the rule of law and its correlation with judicial rights. His visit continues through March 15, 2015.
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.
Ermira Mehmeti is a visiting researcher from Macedonia where she serves as a member of Parliament and is also completing her PhD. Ms. Mehmeti is also a Fulbright scholar and her research at Georgetown will focus on the international recognition of states. Her visit continues through May 26, 2015.
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.
Jose Ignacio Hernandez is a visitor from Venezuela where he is a lawyer and professor of administrative law at the Universidad Catolica Andres Bello. At Georgetown, Mr. Hernandez will be conducting research on democratic governance under the scope of global administrative law. His visit continues through September 30, 2014.
Feng Huang is a visitor from China where she is the deputy director of the Cyber Crime Investigation Division at the Ministry of Public Security. At Georgetown she will be researching cyber crime and cyber law as well as US-China judicial cooperation against cyber crime. Her visit continues through July 30, 2015.
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.
Byoung Kim is a visitor from South Korea where is a professor at Konkuk University School of Law. His research is in the area of securities regulation and feasibility of introducing US style fiduciary law in Korea. His visit will continue through July 11, 2015.
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.
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.
Noboru Nakayama is a visitor from Japan where he serves as a Judge in the Tokyo District Court. Judge Nakayama will be conducting a comparative study of the criminal justice systems of Japan and the US during his time in Washington. His visit continues through July 5, 2015.
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.
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.