YANG Sujuan

Dec 27, 2019

Associate Professor

Educational Background

Ph.D in Peking University Law School

LL.M. in Peking University Law School

LL.B. in Hebei University Department of Philosophy

Work Experience  

2001 - Present        Associate Professor, Civil, Commercial and Economic Law School, China University of Political Science and Law

1986 - 1996            Assistant Professor, Hebei University of Science and Technology

Research Interests

Dispute Resolution of Environmental Tort

Legislation of Environment and Health

Legal Issue of Rural Environmental Protection

Courses Taught

Environmental Law

Foreign Environmental Law

Environmental Law Clinic

External Exchange

2013.1-2013.2 Visiting Scholar of Chinese University of Hong Kong Department of Law

2010.9-2011.9 Visiting Scholar of Fukuoka University

1999.9-2011.3 Special Foreign Researcher of Niigata University


Deputy Director and Secretary-General, Environmental Law Branch of Chinese Society For Environmental Sciences

Deputy Director, The Law Committee of the Central Committee of Jiusan Society

Arbitrator, Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission


Chinese, Japanese, English

Contact Information

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Representative Publications


1. The Practice and Problems of Environmental Damage Lawsuit in China, The Handbook of Chinese Environment(2011-2012), Japan Cangcang Press, 2011.(in Japanese)

2. Necessity of Legislation on Compensation for Damage to Human Health Caused by Environmental Pollution, China Law, China Law press, No.5,2008.

3. On the Presumption of Causality in Environmental Tort Lawsuit, Law Review, Law Review Press, No.4, 2003.

4. How to Understand and Adapt “Inversion of Burden of Proof” in Environmental Tort Litigation, The Environmental Rule of Law, Law Press China, 2012

Research Projects

1. A Legal Analysis and Research on Compensation for Environmental Health Damage at Home and Abroad, supported by National Sci-Tech Projects, 2010

2. Research on the Legal Adjustment of Environmental Resources Interest Conflict in the Development of Harmonious Society, supported by The National Social Science Fund of China, 2006

3. A Study on Human Health Damage Caused by Environmental Pollution and Compensation Mechanism, supported by Chinese National Programs for Science and Technology Development, 2003