Yinan is a senior lecturer in Law. She is module leader for Maritime Law (LLB), Contract Law (LLB) and International Maritime Law (LLM). She also teaches a range of modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, mainly including Tort Law, Independent and Legal learning Skills, and Remedies. Prior to joining LJMU, she received her LLM degree from Lund University, Sweden and completed her PhD at the University of Central Lancashire where she started teaching a range of Law subjects across undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Yinan supervises projects and dissertations on taught postgraduate and undergraduate Law programmes. She also acts as the cohort tutor of Level 5 of LLB and personal tutor providing academic support for LLB and LLM students.
Yinan has been undertaking research in International Law, Maritime Law and Chinese Law. Her PhD focused on the issues in relation to carriage of cargos within Maritime Law and she has presented papers at conferences and published articles concerning issues on International Law and Maritime Law.
University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom, PhD, Law
Lund University, Sweden, LLM, International Maritime Law
Guizhou University, China, LLB(Hons), Law
Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Law, School of Law, Liverpool John Moores University, 2018 - present
Associate Lecturer in Law, Lancashire Law School, University of Central Lancashire, 2013 - 2017
Yin Y. 2013. Application of the Doctrine of State Responsibility for Pollution Damage from Ship-borne Hazardous Substances Xue G. 30 Years of United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982-2012): Progress and Prospects. University of Political Science and Law Press,. China, Beijing.
Salter M, Yin Y. 2016. Towards a Schmittian Theory of Regionalism Within International Law and Relations Testing Grossraum Analysis with Two Case Studies of Regional Institutions Routledge 9781472462749
Salter M, Yin Y. 2014. Analysing Regionalism within International Law and Relations: The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation as a Grossraum? Chinese Journal of International Law, 13 :819-877 DOI Publisher Url
A Legal Analysis of the International Rules Governing Liability for Transportation of Dangerous Goods at Sea: Rotterdam Rules and Chinese Practice, UCLan Conference: Postgraduate Research Conference July, 2013, Oral presentation.
Analysing Regionalism within International Law and Relations: the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation as a Grossraum?, Regional Studies Association European Conference 2014, Oral presentation.
Application of the Doctrine of State Responsibility for Pollution Damage from Ship-borne Hazardous Substances, The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea" (1982 to 2012) the thirtieth anniversary, Oral presentation.
Does Regionalism address any issues of International Law and Relations, Regional Studies Association European Conference 2015, Oral presentation.
Marine Pollution and Shipping Dangerous Goods, UCLan Conference: Postgraduate Research Conference July, 2012, Oral presentation.