Professor Shin-yi Peng

Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters)

National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan


Shin-yi Peng is a Professor of Law at National Tsing Hua University. She is a former commissioner of the National Communications Commission of Taiwan. Before joining the NTHU, Professor Peng has taught the course “Legal Aspects of Doing Business with Greater China” at the JD program in University of Wisconsin Law School, where she received her SJD degree. Member of the New York Bar. Her research focuses on international economic law. She was a Visiting Fellow at Georgetown Law's Institute of International Economic Law (IIEL) and a Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Law of Maastricht University. She is the Case Author of the 6th EMC2 (now the John H Jackson Moot Court Competition).

Professor Peng has received a number of awards including Outstanding Research Award from the National Science Council of Taiwan. She also frequently serves in an advisory and consultative capacity to the Ministry of Economic Affairs, advising the government on trade law and policy issues. She is a member of the Indicative List of Governmental and Non-Governmental Panelists for resolving WTO disputes. She was an Executive Council member (2012-2016) and is currently Co-Executive Vice President of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL).