Dr Eric C. Ip 葉子暘

The Department of Law

Associate Professor of Law
Director of the BSocSc (Govt&Laws) & LLB Programme
BSocSc (Govt&Laws) (HKU), LLB (UNE), LLM (KCL), MSt (Oxon), DPhil (Oxon)


Eric C. Ip (DPhil, University of Oxford) is an Associate Professor of Law at The University of Hong Kong.

His award-winning research on comparative public law has been published in peer-reviewed periodicals such as The American Journal of Comparative Law, Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, International & Comparative Law Quarterly, and International Journal of Constitutional Law. He is the author of Hybrid Constitutionalism (Cambridge University Press, 2019) and Law and Justice in Hong Kong (Sweet & Maxwell, 3rd edn, 2019).

Prior to joining HKU, he taught at University College London (UCL) and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, where he served as Assistant Dean of the Faculty of Law.

Research Areas

  • Constitutional and Administrative Law
  • Legal Theory
  • Public Health Law and Ethics
  • Regulation

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