Dr Chenxi Ding

Academic Visitor


Chenxi Ding is an Assistant Professor at the Institute for International and Area Studies, Tsinghua University, China. He serves as a member of the Editorial Board, and is a deputy director of the editorial office of the Chinese journal ‘Area Studies’. He was an Arabic News Editor at CCTV Video News Agency from 2012 to 2014 and earned his Ph.D. in comparative law from Tsinghua University in 2021. His research focuses on the intersection of law and religion in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, with a particular interest in the ‘sharia clause’ in the constitutions of Muslim-majority countries and the historical transformation of family law within the region. To learn more about Chenxi you can check his website: Ding Chenxi-Institute for International and Area Studies Tsinghua University.