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
Professor Keisuke AbeSeikei University13/09/2018 - 12/09/2019What Legal Doctrines Are Necessary or Desirable in Connection with the Enforcement of Values in a Pluralistic Society?Professor Angus Johnston
Professor Wissam AounUniversity of Windsor01/05/2019 - 31/08/2019A Qualitative and International Comparative Study of Patent ProfessionalsDr Dev Gangjee
Dr Josep Maria Aguirre FontUniversitat de Girona01/06/2019 - 31/10/2019Legal Solutions for the Implementation of the Principle of Resilience in Urban Planning and the Planning of the TerritoryProfessor Paul Craig
Dr Roisin BurkeUniversity of Canterbury01/07/2019 - 30/09/2019 Professor Catherine Redgwell
Professor Silvia CorsoUniversity of Cagliari01/07/2019 - 27/09/2019Equity Crowdfunding and SMEs.Professor Luca Enriques
Dr Yue DaiShanghai University of Finance and Economics01/10/2018 - 30/09/2019Studies on Change in China, the UK and US Tax CompetitivenessProfessor John Vella
Professor Craig ElliffeUniversity of Auckland01/09/2019 - 31/12/2019International Taxanation and the Digital EconomyProfessor Judith Freedman
Dr José Antonio Fernández AmorUniversitat Autonòma de Barcelona16/09/2019 - 16/12/2019Brexit and Tax LawDr John Vella
Dr Zhi-qiang JiaJilin University Law School01/09/2019 - 31/08/2020Comparative Research on Chinese and English Guilty Plea RegimeDr Matt Dyson
Professor Sadulla KarjikerStellenbosch University01/07/2019 - 31/12/2020Geographical Indications and Traditional KnowledgeDr Dev Gangjee
Dr Xiaoli LiDongbei University of Finance and Economics26/08/2019 - 25/08/2020Case ManagementProfessor Andrew Higgins
Dr Jie LuoYanShan University0/1/12/2018 - 30/11/2019Relationship between Family Law and Personal LifeProfessor Jonathan Herring

District Judge Skúli Magnússon

University of Iceland01/09/2019 - 31/12/2019Civil ProceduresProfessor Adrian Zuckerman
Dr Amit PundikTel Aviv University

01/09/2019 - 31/08/2020

 Professor Jonathan Herring
Dr Lei ZhengEast China University of Political Science and Law01/05/2019 - 30/04/2020

International Law Issues concerning the Conservation and Sustainable use of Marine Biological Diversity of Areas beyond National Jurisdiction

Professor Catherine Redgwell
Dr Qinglin ZhouSouthwest University of Political Science and Law01/09/2019 - 31/08/2020Theory of debt lawProfessor James Goudkamp


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