Erasmus University Rotterdam
Yuwen Li is a Professor of Chinese Law and the Director of the Erasmus China Law Centre at the Erasmus School of Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands. She holds a BA in Chinese Law from Peking University, an MA in International Law and International Relations from the Institute of Social Studies, and a PhD in International Law from Utrecht University, the Netherlands. She has acted as co-director of numerous legal collaborative projects with several Chinese institutions. Currently, she is supervising a number of Chinese PhD candidates who are writing on various legal topics from comparative perspectives. Yuwen Li has broad academic interest in Chinese law in general, with specialization on litigation, dispute settlement and foreign investment law. Her recent publications include: The Judicial System and Reform in Post-Mao China: Stumbling Towards Justice (Farnham, England: Ashgate, 2014); Administrative Litigation Systems in Greater China and Europe (editor) (Farnham, England: Ashgate, 2014). She is the co-founder and Chairperson of the Netherlands China Law Association. She also serves as a member of China Committee of Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences. She is on the panel list of Arbitrators on the Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration and Jinan Arbitration Commission in the PRC.