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 Josep Maria Aguirre FontUniversitat de Girona01/06/2019 - 30/11/2019Legal Solutions for the Implementation of the Principle of Resilience in Urban Planning and the Planning of the TerritoryProfessor Paul Craig
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 - 16/12/2019Effects of Brexit upon European Regulations of International Exchange of Tax Data Dr 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 Antonis KarampatzosNational and Kapodistrian University of Athens22/11/2019 - 13/03/2020The Public Consequences of Private Law - the way Private Law affects State of Equity - under the light of modern Normative Legal Theory.  Dr Nicos Stavropoulos
Dr Ron LevyAustralia National University07/10/2019 - 07/12/2019Shotgun Referendums: Popular Deliberation in Contested RegionsProfessor Pavlos Eleftheriadis
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
Bjarne TellmannPearson01/11/2019 - 31/10/2020 Professor John Armour
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 Yushuang ZhengCentral University of Finance and Economics01/11/2019 - 30/06/2020Ethical and Legal Boundaries of Genetic TechnologyProfessor Ruth Chang
Dr Qinglin ZhouSouthwest University of Political Science and Law01/09/2019 - 31/08/2020Theory of debt lawProfessor James Goudkamp


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