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Dr Bo Wang

Lecturer in Chinese Comparative Law
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy; PhD in English Criminal Law (KCL); LLM in Criminal Law (RUC); LLB in Law (CUPL)
+44 (0)1483 684333
Mondays 13:00-15:00; Tuesdays 11:30-13:00

Academic and research departments

School of Law, China Law Centre.


Areas of specialism

English criminal law; Chinese criminal law; Comparative criminal law

University roles and responsibilities

  • Deputy Director of the China Law Centre
  • Academic Integrity Officer


Research interests

My teaching

My publications


1. Wang B, "A Normative Case for Abolishing the Doctrine of Extended Joint Criminal Enterprise" (2019) 83 (2) The Journal of Criminal Law 144, 144-160.


3. Wang B, "Abolishing Australia's Judicially Enacted Sui Generis Doctrine of Extended Joint Enterprise" 2018 3 (1) Concordia Law Review 67, 67-101.



  • Wang B, "A Normative Case for Abolishing the Doctrine of Extended Joint Criminal Enterprise" (2019) 83(2) The Journal of Criminal Law 144.

  • Wang B, “The English Criminal Laws Governing Cyber Bullying and Their Enlightenment to Chinese Criminal Law”,in Wangyuan Xie ed,Cyber Crime and Security (China Renmin University Press, 2019)

  • Wang B, Participation in Crimes: An End to Derivative Complicity Liability? (Law Press China, 2018) 

  • Wang B, "Abolishing Australia’s Judicially Enacted Sui generis Doctrine of Extended Joint Enterprise" (2018) 3 (1) Concordia Law Review 67.

  • Wang B trans., D. J. Baker and L. X. Zhao, "Responsibility Links, Fair Labelling and Proportionality in China: Comparing China's Criminal Law Theory and Doctrine" in T. X. He and N. C. Mao ed, Foreign Scholars' Research on Chinese Law: Criminal Law Volume (Encyclopaedia of China Publishing House, 2017)

  • Wang B, Xie W.Y. and Luo C trans., William Wilson, Central Issues in Criminal Law Theory, (China Renmin University Press, 2015)

  • Wang B and Xie W.Y., "Withdrawal in English Criminal Law" (2013) 5 Science of Law.

  • Wang B, "Supervisory Negligence Liability in Medical Teams" (2012) 4 Studies in Law and Business.

  • Wang B, The Impact of Confession and Repentance on Sentencing, in E. Zheng ed, Research on System Component and the Reconcilement of Social Conflicts in Criminal Law (Law Press China, 2011)

  • Wang B, and Xie W.Y., "On Improvements of the Criminal Penal System after Criminal Law Amendment Act No.8" (2011)6 Law Science Magazine.

  • Wang B and Xie W.Y., "Cardholder” in the Offence of Credit Card Fraud" (2011) 17 People's Procuratorial Semimonthly.