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Yueyao ZHANG

LL.M. (Berkeley); Research Fellow

Main Fields of Research:

Human Rights Law; State Responsibility; International Criminal Law

Academic Career:

2008-2012: Bachelor of Law, Peking University

2012-2014: Master of International Law, Peking University

2012-2013: LL.M, University of California, Berkeley

March-August 2014: Internship of the International Organization for Migration (liaison office in Beijing)

2014-2018: Guest Researcher at the MPIL; Ph.D. thesis: State Responsibility in the Realm of Human Rights Conventions under the supervision of Anne Peters



  • The Aut Dedere Aut Judicare Provision in the Proposed Convention on Crimes Against Humanity: Assessment from a Chinese perspective. In: On the Proposed Crimes Against Humanity Convention. Tordel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, Brussels 2014, 345-368.
  • Commentary to Article 96 and Article 97 of Rome Statute. In: Commentary on the Law of the ICC. Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, Brussels 2015, forthcoming.


13 Feb 2015

East Asian understanding of the compatibility of global constitutionalism and treaty mechanism of Human Rights

Presentation at the workshop on Global Constitutionalism from European and East Asian Perspectives, Catholic University of Leuven



Since September 2015: Doctoral Scholarship from the Chinese Scholarship Council

December 2014: Ryoichi Sasakawa Scholarship
November 2013: PKU Law Wang Tieya Scholarship


Forum for International Criminal and Humanitarian Law, fellow


Peking University International Law and Comparative Law Review, Board of Editors

Languages: Mandarin, English, French, German (basic)