Council member of China Society for Human Rights Studies, Dean of Law School, Executive Director of Human Rights Center, Director on International Law Center at Jilin University
Prof. HE Zhipeng is Ph.D. in law (Jilin University) and professor of law of Jilin University. He is the Dean of School of Law and the Deputy Director of Human Rights Center in Jilin University. He acts as standing council member of the Chinese Society of International Law, standing council member of the China Society for Human Rights Studies, as well as Vice President of the China Society of International Economic Law. His main research fields are international law, human rights, and legal education. In the field of international law, he uses legal philosophy as well as theories of international relations in the explanation of various issues in international human rights, international humanitarian law, and international economic law. Many of his books and articles are written in Chinese. Among these, Introduction on Philosophy of International Law, On international rule of Law, and A Chinese Theory of International Law have gained academic attention and received awards from Ministry of Education of China and other institutions. His recent studies deal with the notion, stance, and practice of international law of China.