- Securities law
- Conflict of laws
- International politics
- International soft law
- The application of international law domestically
received his bachelor’s degree from the China University of Mining and Technology law school in 2001 and his master’s degree at the Nanjing University Department of Political and Public Administration in 2004 before obtaining a teaching position at Nanjing Normal University Law School. In 2010, he received his doctorate at the law school of Fudan University in Shanghai. During 2012-2013, he conducted research in USA as a visiting scholar at the law school of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.