Personal profile

Description of research and teaching


Kangle defended his doctoral thesis (titled Not Equal: Towards an International Law of Finance) at the Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki in August 2020, and was granted the doctoral degree. Kangle has since taken a postdoctoral researcher position at the Law School of Peking University (PRC), and started as a visiting research fellow at University of Helsinki. Kangle is also a research fellow of the Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights.

Teaching (responsible teacher for the following courses):

  • Reading International Law (undergradute degree-thesis seminar and academic writing seminar), 2016 – 2019
  • Regulatory Regimes in International Economic Law, 2017 – 2020
  • International Economic Law (lecture course, co-taught with Dr. Ukri Soirila), 2019 –
  • International Environmental Law (at Peking University Law School), 2020 -

Research interests

International Law; International Finance; Law and Development; Law and Political Economy

Education/Academic qualification

International Law, Juris Master, Peking University


International Politics, LL.B., Peking University


External positions

Academic Visitor, Manchester International Law Centre

1 Mar 201928 Jun 2019

Visiting Researcher, Georgetown University Law Center

3 Sept 201731 Mar 2018

Fields of Science

  • 513 Law
  • International Law
  • Financial Regulation
  • International Finance
  • Law and Development