Jingyuan (Joey) Zhou is an SJD candidate in International Trade and Business Law and a Professor of Practice at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law. Joey focuses her research on international trade governance, specifically, on challenges associated with changing power dynamics and business patterns. Currently, Joey researches the Belt and Road Initiative, analyses signature projects and the impacts on current international trade.
Previously, Joey practiced in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A., after receiving both Juris Doctor and LL.M. in International Trade and Business Law from James E. Rogers College of Law. Joey graduated with honors of Summa Cum Laude and the Order of Coif. Before that, Joey graduated first in her LL.M. in intellectual property law class from China University of Political Science and Law, after receiving her LL.B. from the same university. Joey passed the Chinese bar in 2009.