Yonglin Jiang

Professor and Chair of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Yonglin Jiang headshot


Phone 610-526-5027
Location Old Library 115



Ph.D., University of Minnesota


Yonglin Jiang offers courses on Chinese and East Asian history. Recent courses include surveys of Chinese civilization, Chinese revolution, and human rights in China, as well as seminar on legal culture in imperial China.

Jiang's research focuses on legal culture in imperial China and ethnicity and law in contemporary China. He is the author of The Great Ming Code (2005), The Mandate of Heaven and the Great Ming Code (2011), and a number of articles on legal philosophy, the body, ethnicity, religion, and law enforcement.