Yuyao Yi is a third-year PhD student in the field of law and society, under the supervision of Prof. X. He. She is a graduate of Xi’an Jiaotong University (LLB), and was a full-year visiting student at the University of Oxford in which she firstly experienced interdisciplinary courses and feminism education.
Yuyao’s research interest mainly focuses on Chinese women’s divorce rights, law and organization, anti-pornography and anti-online sexual harassment (especially the non-consensual distribution of sexual image).
Frontier of International Economic and Trade Law 2019/《國際經貿法律前沿2019》The Second Author of Chapter 3: “New Development in International Trade Law and Policy”; published by LAW PRESS·CHINA; ISBN:978-7-5197-5199-9
Structuring an Appeal Mechanism for Investor-State Dispute Settlement/《關於投資者與國家爭端解決上訴機制的構建》The first author; published on China Trial the 17th issue in Oct.2020 (the 225th issue in all)
First Prize Scholarship, Xi’an Jiaotong University 2017 – 2018
Excellent Student, Xi’an Jiaotong University 2017 – 2018
Third Prize Scholarship, Xi’an Jiaotong University 2018 – 2019
Excellent Student, Xi’an Jiaotong University 2018 – 2019
Award for International Visiting, Xi’an Jiaotong University 2019 – 2020
Outstanding Graduate Student, Xi’an Jiaotong University 2021
HKU Presidential PhD Scholarship, University of Hong Kong 2021