Eric H. Mao

Eric H. Mao
Dean of Graduate and Advanced Education
Eric H. Mao is Dean of Graduate and Advanced Education at NYU Shanghai, where he directs all initiatives of the Office of Graduate and Advanced Education and oversees all NYU Shanghai graduate programming, including master's, professional, doctoral degrees, and related non-degree programs. 
Previously, he was Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and Lecturer of Law at the Peking University School of Transnational Law, where he oversaw all curricular matters and taught courses in legal methodology, legal writing, legal research, contract drafting, and academic writing. He holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School and an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley.



  • JD, Law
    University of Michigan
  • BS, Business Administration
    University of California, Berkeley 

Courses Taught

  • Research & Practice in Academic English Writing for ELLs
  • Professional Responsibility and Leadership (PRL)