Professor of Law, Remin University, China
Author of Back from the Dead: Wrongful Convictions and Criminal Justice in China
Monday, March 26, 2018
Furman Hall Room 318
245 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012
Professor He Jiahong is a Professor of Law at Renmin University, China. He is also a Director of the Center for Anti-Corruption and Rule of Law, Director of the Center for Common Law, Director of the Center for Wrongful Conviction Study, and Director of the Institute of Evidence at the Law School of Renmin University, China. Professor He was a former Deputy Director-General of Department of Dereliction of Duties and Infringements of Human Rights of the Supreme People’s Procuratorate, PRC (2006-2008) and has been a Member of the Ethics Committee of Federation International of Football Association (FIFA) since 2017.
He also has published dozens of law books and five crime novels in Chinese. His law book, Back from the Dead: Wrongful Convictions and Criminal Justice in China, has been published in English, French, German, Hebrew, Spanish, and Portuguese, and his crime novels have been published in French, Italian, Spanish, and English. His new book on evidence law, Methodology of Judicial Proof and Presumption, was published in English by Springer in March 2018, and he received his SJD degree at Northwestern University (1993).