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 Oscar Capdeferro VillagrasaUniversitat de Barcelona09/01/2017 - 09/05/2017English Doctrine and Law for Regulatory improvement at Local and Regional Level regarding Public Ethics, Risk Management and Public Corruption (and fraud) Prevention, paying special attention to Land Use Law.Professor Paul Craig
Dr Josep-Maria Castellà AndreuUniversity of Barcelona01/02/2017 - 30/06/2017The Relationship among Parliamentary Sovereignty and Referendum in the United Kingdom.Professor Paul Craig
Dr Ruijun DaiChinese Academy of Social Sciences01/09/2016 - 30/06/2017Relationship between International Law and Domestic Law: New Development in Theory and PracticeProfessor Antonios Tzanakopoulos
Dr Riccardo GhettiUniversity of Bologna01/10/2016 - 31/03/2017Corporate Law and Financial Market RegulationProfessor Luca Enriques
Professor Ilhan HelvaciIstanbul University01/10/2016 - 20/06/2017Law of Obligations

Professor James Goudkamp

Professor Hiroyasu IshikawaUniversity of Tokyo01/08/2016 - 31/07/2017Regulation for Standard Form Contracts and the Theory of Natura ContractusProfessor Horst Eidenmüller
Professor William HubbardUniversity of Baltimore11/03/2017 - 11/06/2017The US Effects of the Unifited Patent Court and Unitary PatentsProfessor Graeme Dinwoodie
Professor Daisuke KorenagaHiroshima Shudo University21/03/2016 - 20/03/2017EU/UK Competition Law and PolicyProfessor Ariel Ezrachi
Professor Benjamin LeffWashington College of Law15/09/2016 - 14/06/2017US Charity and Non-Profit LawProfessor Judith Freedman
Dr Yuki NakamichiWaseda University01/03/2017 - 31/08/2017The Theory of Criminal LegislationProfessor Jonathan Herring
Dr Elena PribytkovaUniversity of Basel14/01/2017 - 13/07/2017A Decent Social Minimum in the Language of Human RightsProfessor Paul Yowell
Dr Anna Russell 24/04/2016 - 23/04/2017

Strengthening the Rule of Law in the Post-2015 Development Agenda: The Role of the International Legal Community

The Human Right to Water: Theory, Practice and Prospects

Professor Sir Guy Goodwin-Gill

Professor Dapo Akande

Dr Yair SagyUniversity of Haifa15/01/2017 - 14/06/2017Israeli and English Legal History, Courts as Organisation, Administration of CourtsProfessor Paul Craig
Christina SkinnerBrooklyn Law School06/02/2017 - 07/08/2017Promoting Economic Stability through Financial Regulation.  Professor John Armour
Professor Theodore SetoLoyola Law School01/08/2016 - 31/07/2017Tax PolicyProfessor Judith Freedman
Professor Seiya TakeuchiYamaguchi University01/04/2016 - 31/03/2017Restriction under the EU Competition Law over Refusal of Interoperability or Interface License based on the Essential Facilities or other Doctrines and its Implications to Asian Countries' Legal PolicyProfessor Ariel Ezrachi
Professor Shu-Mei TangAsia University01/09/2016 - 30/06/2017Confucianism and Gewirthian Human Rights in a Taiwanese ContextProfessor Mindy Chen-Wishart
Dr Yincui ZhaoShanxi University01/04/2016 - 31/03/2017Administrative ContractProfessor Timothy Endicott


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