Guest lecture: How Important is China’s Constitution in the Chinese Legal System? YAN Tian, Peking University Law School: 18 April 2018

The Finnish China Law Center and Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki are pleased to extend an invitation to a public lecture:

‘How Important is China’s Constitution in the Chinese Legal System?’

The guest lecture, part of Nordic China Law Week 2018 (17 – 23 April), will be given at 14:15 – 15:45 on Wednesday 18 April 2018 in the Meeting Room of the Faculty of Law (P545), 5th floor of the Porthania Building (Yliopistonkatu 3, Helsinki).

About the speaker

Assistant Professor YAN Tian is a scholar at the Peking University School of Law.

In addition to constitutional law, Assistant Professor Yan’s research interests include labour law and administrative law. He has published a monograph on employment discrimination law and several articles in the Chinese, English, and Korean languages.

Previously, Assistant Professor Yan served as Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Peking University Law School. In addition to Bachelor and Master degrees from Peking University, Assistant Professor Yan has J.S.D. and LL.M. degrees from the Law School of Yale University.

Assistant Professor Yan will also be speaking during the second China Law Research Workshop being organized by the Finnish China Law Center on Thursday 19 April 2018.

Assistant Professor YAN Tian, Peking University Law School

Further information

This event is free and open to the public. No prior registration is required.

Please direct questions about the event to the Coordinator of the Finnish China Law Center, Stuart Mooney, at stuart.mooney (at)