Yan Yu


Curriculum Vitae

Yu Yan


Date of Birth: May 31, 1983

Citizenship: China


Major: Law

Professional Title: Lecturer

E-mail: nkyypublic@126.com

Mobile: +86 15822443448


Academic Experience

Lecturer, International Law Department, School of Law, Nankai University, 2010 – present



Institute of International Law, Wuhan University, Hubei Province, China

       S.J.D, Private International Law, July 2010

S.J.D. Thesis Title: The Paradigm Analysis on Conflict of Laws

       M.L, Private International Law, July 2007

Nankai University, Tianjin, China

       B.A., Dual Degree: Economics; Law, July 2005


Research Interests

Anglo-American Law, theory of conflict of laws, law and economics.

Legal protection of Juveniles


Journal Articles and Other Publications

“Particularism and Universalism in the Development of Conflicts Law”. Tribune of Political Science and Law, November 2016.

“The Conflict of Laws Theory and Its Revolution in Paradigmatic Thinking”. Law Review, November 2016.

“The Arbitration Mechanism In Solving International Tax Disputes”. Journal of Southwest University for Nationalities (Humanities and Social Science), December 2016.

“Analysis on Conflict of Laws under a Pragmatical Perspective of Law and Economics”. Journal of Social Sciences Abroad, May 2011.

“Analysis on Mandatory Rules”. Annual of Chinese Private International Law and Comparative Law. 14th. 2011.

“The Establishment of the Paradigm of Conflict of laws: the Historical Status of Statute Theory”. Journal of Theory and Modernization, March 2010.

“Evasion of Law and Party Autonomy”. Journal of the Northern Forum, February 2010.

“The Moral Study and Legal Countermeasures on Same – Sex Marriage”. Journal of Morality and Civilization, January 2010.

“A Preliminary Study on Paradigm of Conflict of Laws”. Journal of Henan Normal University, November 2009.

“The Advantage of the Most Significant Relationship Principle: on Possibility of Litigation”. Social Science Journal, February 2008.

“Research on the Introduction of Arbitration Rule in Bilateral Taxation Agreement”. Paper for Annual Conference on Chinese International Economic and Trade Law, 2013.

“Protection of Juveniles in Internet Tort Cases”. Research for Tianjin Commission of Communist Youth League of China. 2014.


Monograph The Research on the Paradigm of Conflicts of Law Theories”, published by Chinese People’s Publishing House in 2016.

Translate the book “Policy and Pragmatism in the Conflict of Laws by Michael J. Whincop” into Chinese, published by Beijing Normal University Press in 2011.


Courses Taught

JM: International Law.

Undergraduate: Introduction to Anglo-American Law; Law of Treaties; Analysis of Classic Foreign Cases; Legal English.



1. 12th Basic Teaching Skills Competition for Tianjin Young Teachers in Colleges and Universities: First Prize.

2. The Excellent Research Results of the Communist Youth League of TianjinFirst Prize.

3. Win the title of “Teachers Pioneer Sentry” of Tianjin in 2014.


International Communication

1. Attend IFPU doctoral summer school held by University of Lodz in 2015. (Lecture topic: Can We Introduce Arbitration Rules In Tax Treaties?)

2. Completed the three month China Scholarship Council Professional Development Program delivered by University of Calgary, from September 1st to November 29th, 2016.


Association Services

China Youth & Children Research Association, 2014.

China Society of Private International Law, 2010.

Jessup Coach of Nankai University School of Law, from 2014.

Class mentor for students of grade 2011.