Jue Jiang is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellow and Teaching Fellow at School of Law, Gender, and Media of SOAS, University of London. Her research interests lie mainly in criminal law and criminal justice, human rights, women’s rights and gender equality, and political-legal development in China. After being awarded a Ph.D. in Law from the Chinese University in Hong Kong, she worked for both domestic grassroots and international human rights NGOs for over four years.

Last Updated: March 13, 2023

‘It Is Especially Scary to See Students’

Jue Jiang
As in many other aspects of public life in China under Xi Jinping, the space for independent inquiry and discussion within the academy has shrunk significantly in recent years. The Xi administration has released a slew of guidelines and communiques...