Current Academic Visitors

Here we list senior academic visitors with legal interests who are temporarily in Oxford, pursuing their own research, at the invitation of the Faculty. These visitors are not members of the Faculty and do not hold Oxford University posts.

Name of Visitor

Home InstitutionVisit DatesResearch Area(s)Oxford Sponsor
Dr Wendy BonythonUniversity of Canberra01/02/2018 - 31/07/2018Tort LawProfessor James Goudkamp
Dr Unurbayar ChadraabalNational University of Mongolia15/03/2018 - 15/09/2018Constitutionalism and its Challenges in MongoliaProfessor Paul Craig
Dr Hongmei ChenNanjing University of Finance & Economics15/08/2017 - 14/08/2018Protection of Environmental Right in Private Law/Comparative Study of Tort LawProfessor Donal Nolan
Helen DervanAuckland University of  Technology28/05/2018 - 02/07/2018Prudential Regulation in New Zealand and the UKProfessor John Armour
Tingting FanGeorg-August-University of Göttingen28/04/2018 - 24/06/2018Financing, Access and Quality of the National Health Service in the United Kingdom and its Inspiration for ChinaProfessor Imogen Goold
Professor Xinjun FangSoochow University01/02/2018 - 01/06/2018Law of Unjust EnrichmentProfessor William Swadling
Dr Sergio GilottaUniversity of Bologna01/05/2018 - 01/09/2018The Role of Loyal Shares and other "Control-enhacing Mechanisms" in the Corporate Governance of Public FirmsProfessor Luca Enriques
Professor María Fuensanta Gómez ManresaUniversity of Murcia01/04/2018 - 30/06/2018The Use of Information and Communications Technologies in the Judiciary: Towards a Modern and Innovate Open JusticeProfessor Paul Craig
Dr Pablo Andres Hernandez González-BarredaUniversidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid27/04/2018 - 31/08/2018Beneficial Ownership in Tax Law and Tax Treaties: Lessons from Equity LawProfessor Judith Freedman
Dr Weiping HeMonash Law School15/01/2018 - 13/07/2018Financial Markets Regulation and TechnologyProfessor John Armour
Professor Yeonmi KimChonnam National University01/11/2017 - 31/10/2018Legal Poetics for Legal ImaginationProfessor Timothy Endicott
Dr Pornson LiengboonlertchaiChulalongkorn University01/05/2018 - 31/10/2018Judicialisation of Politics: A Comparative Study Between Thailand and EnglandProfessor Paul Craig
Dr Daniel Prud'hommeTongji University18/09/2017 - 31/07/2018

Utility model patent regime "strength" and technological development

Professor Graeme Dinwoodie/Professor Dev Gangjee
Professor Tuomas MyllyUniversity of Turku01/08/2017 - 31/07/2018 Effects of selected IP Treaties in EU IP LawProfessor Graeme Dinwoodie
Dr Ulla-Maija MyllyUniversity of Turku01/08/2017 - 31/07/2018Effects of IP Treaties and selected EU Instruments on User Rights in Digital Copyright LawProfessor Graeme Dinwoodie
Konatsu NishigaiTokyo Metropolitan University01/04/2018 - 31/03/2019Theoretical Foundations of the 'Rule of Law' to facilitate a deeper understanding of legal reasoning in Public LawProfessor Timothy Endicott
Professor Allan Rocha de SouzaUniversidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro01/09/2017 - 31/08/2018A Comparative Study on Copyright LimitationsProfessor Graeme Dinwoodie
Professor Seiya TakeuchiYamaguchi University01/05/2018 - 30/09/2018Intellectual Property Professor Dev Gangjee
Hon. Mr Justice Edward Torgbor 01/04/2018 - 31/08/2018The History of Arbitration in AfricaProfessor Horst Eidenmüller
Professor Susan WatsonUniversity of Auckland15/05/2018 - 15/11/2018Development of the Form of the Modern CompanyProfessor John Armour
Judge Ram Winograd 01/05/2018 - 30/06/2018The Interaction and Relationship between Tort Law and other related Fields of Law, including Property Law, Criminal Law and Contract LawProfessor Simon Whittaker
Dr Yan WuEast China Normal University01/03/2018 - 28/02/2019New Classical Natural Law Theory: A Systemic InterpretationProfessor Paul Yowell
Professor John Finnis
Dr Xiaoyan ZhangFudan University01/09/2017 - 31/08/2018Constitution and Citizenship IndentificationProfessor Timothy Endicott


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