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Chinese Scholar is Visiting Professor at IU McKinney School of Law
The IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law is pleased to welcome Chinese scholar Ding Xiangshun as a visiting professor for the Spring 2012 semester. Professor Ding is Associate Professor and Assistant Dean of Foreign Affairs at Renmin University of China Law School in Beijing. Professor Ding also directs the Renmin office of the Joint Center for Asian Law Studies. The IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law is home to the U.S. office of the Joint Center.
Professor Ding is an alumnus of the IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law, having obtained his LL.M. degree here in 2006. Professor Ding also holds LL.B. and LL.M. degrees from Jilin University School of Law and a Ph.D. from Renmin University of China Law School.
In addition to his familiarity with U.S. law, Professor Ding is also an expert in Japanese law. He has been a visiting professor at Meiji University School of Law at Tokyo, a visiting scholar at Ritsumei Kan University School of Law at Kyoto, and Waseda University School of Law at Tokyo.
During his visit at the IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Professor Ding is teaching a course on the Law & Society of China.