Long Jiao



  • l.jiao.1@research.gla.ac.uk
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Research topic

The Validity of Forum Selection Clause and Its Applicable Law


Professor Janeen Carruthers


Jiao Long is currently a LLM by Research student in the School of Law at the University of Glasgow. His project in International Private Law focuses on analyzing the validity of forum selection clause in international civil and commercial cases and applying which country’s law to decide its validity.

From 2014 to 2017, Jiao Long graduated with a master degree in International Law, specially International Private Law, from China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL). His dissertation researched the validity of choice of court agreements.

From 2010 to 2014, he completed his undergraduate degree in Law at CUPL during which he took part in an exchange program with California State University of Long Beach (CSULB). His focus on International Private Law was reflected in his bachelor’s dissertation which examined the Renvoi system in International Private Law and discussed China’s legislative choice.


  • 2015-2016 National Scholarship and First-class Prize Scholarship in China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL)
  • 2014-2015 Second-class Prize Scholarship and Runner-up of the 6th Postgraduate Debate Competition in CUPL
  • 2014 Outstanding Graduate of 2014 in Beijing, CUPL & School of International Law 
  • 2012 “Best Delegate Award” of GA in 2012 ZMUN (Zhongnan University of Economics and Law Model United Nations)


'The Renvoi System in Private International Law and China’s Legislative Choice', Academic Journal of Jingchu, Jun. 2016.

'The Principle of Actual Connection in the Agreement Jurisdiction of International Civil Litigation', Legality Vision, Mar. 2016.

'Introduce briefly the behavior of the abuse of dominant market position in Qualcomm Case', Business, No. 9, 2016.

Additional Information


2016.3-2016.6, China Public Private Partnerships(PPP) Center, Ministry of Finance

2015.6-2015.11, International Legal Cooperation Center, Ministry of Justice

2012.9-2013.1, Environmental Law Clinic of CUPL 


2016.9.30-10.9 & 2015.10.2-10.11, China Open Tennis Tournament, Group of Data Statistics