Biography

Previous Work Experience:

2015, Senior Research Fellow, The University of Hong Kong.

2009 – 2013, EU-China Human Rights Fellow (European Commission funded), National University of Ireland Galway, Organizer of the EU-China Human Rights Seminar in support of the EU-China Human Rights Dialogue between the European Commission and Chinese government.

2010 – 2015, Member of Research Committee of National University of Ireland Galway.

2013, Law faculty, ‘Discrimination and Human Rights’, National University of Ireland Galway.

2012 and 2010, Lecturer, University of Washington Summer School.

Awards and Honors
  • 2017
  • 2015
  • 2009
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  • 01

    2017

    Third Prize, China Youth Legal Scholar Forum, China Law Association.

  • 02

    2015

    Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad, China Scholarship Council.

  • 03

    2009

    EU-China Human Rights Scholar, the EU-China Human Rights Network, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway.

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Academic Publications

Monographs:

Heping Dang, Public Opinion and Human Rights: State Duty to Inform and Educate Public Opinion on Human Rights Standards (Routledge 2017).

 

Articles:

1. ‘Characterising Water Eco-compensation Mechanisms in China’ International Journal of Water Resources Development (with Wang, R. Y., Ng, C. N., & Qi, X. X., forthcoming, SCI, Q2)
2. ‘Improving the Sustainability of Agricultural Land Use: An Integrated Framework for the Conflict between Food Security and Environmental Deterioration’, (2018) 90 
Applied Geography, 214-223. (corresponding author, with Qi, X., Fu, Y., Wang, R. Y., Ng, C. N., & He, Y., SSCI, Q1)

3. ‘The Hidden Gaps in Rural Development: Examining Peasant-NGO Relations through a Post-earthquake Recovery Project in Sichuan, China’ The China Quarterly doi:10.1017/S0305741017001722 (corresponding author, with Liu, Q., Wang, R. Y., SSCI, JCR Q1)

4. ‘Unpacking water conflicts: a reinterpretation of coordination problems in China’s water-governance system’ (2017) 33:4 International Journal of Water Resources Development, 553-569. (with Wang, R. Y., Ng, C. N., Lenzer, J. H., Liu, T., & Yao, S. J)

5. ‘Do States Have An Obligation to Educate Their Population on Core Human Rights Standards?’ (2013) 10:2 US-China Law Review 164-183.

6. ‘The State Obligation to Educate Their Population on Core Human Rights -- Public Opinion in International Law’, in Krzysztof Mazur, Piotr Musiewicz and Bogdan Szlachta, eds., Promoting Changes in Times of Transition and Crisis: Reflections on Human Rights Education, Krakow: Ksi?garnia Akademicka, 2013, at pp. 307-324.

7. ‘State Obligation to Influence Public opinion Under International Law – Capital Punishment and Public Opinion’, in Maria L. Idomir, Matthias Keuschnigg and Michael Platzer, eds., Working Together towards the Universal Abolition of the Death Penalty, Vienna: Academic Council on the United Nations System, 2012, pp. 68-73.

 

Selected Conference Presentations:

1. 党和苹:《廖婷婷杀死精神病患妹妹案法理研究 ——以刑法社会学思考为重点》,赵秉志主编,《中国疑难刑事名案法理研究(第五卷)》,北京:北大出版社2011年版,第220-246页。

2. 党和苹,景浮英:《关于非物质文化遗产著作权保护的探讨》,载《法学杂志》2008年第4期,第123-126页。

3. 党和苹,王雨:《关于刑事和解的几个理论问题》,载《法制与社会》2008年第11期,第12-13页。

4. 许英明,党和苹:《西部生态公共产品供给机制探讨》,载《西南金融》2006年第9期,第13-14页。

 

会议报告:

 ‘Public opinion, Human Rights and State Obligation’, Annual Doctoral Seminar, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway, April 2013.

‘The State Obligation to Educate Their Population on Core Human Rights Standards’, Third International Conference on Human Rights Education, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, December 2012.

‘The State Obligation to Influence Public Opinion’, Annual Doctoral Seminar, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway, May 2012.

‘Capital Punishment and Public Opinion’, Symposium on Completing the Task: towards the Universal Abolition of the Death Penalty, Academic Council on the United Nations System and the Criminal Court of Vienna, November 2011.

‘Capital Punishment and Public Opinion’, Annual Doctoral Seminar, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway, May 2011.

‘Capital Punishment and Public Opinion’, 2nd Irish-American Human Rights Exchange, Notre Dame Center for Civil and Human Rights and Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway, October 2010.

‘Capital Punishment and Public Opinion’, Annual Doctoral Seminar, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway, May 2010.