Yanchen Liu

Yanchen Liu entered the Ph.D. program in the History of Christianity at Columbia University in the fall of 2015. His research interest concerns medieval papacy, compilations of medieval canon law, and the composition of legal glosses in medieval Western Europe. Currently he is working on Collectio sinemuriensis as well as the Glossa ordinaria to the Liber extra of Pope Gregory IX.

He earned his M.A. in Religious Studies from Columbia University in 2015 and his B.A. in Sociology from Minzu University of China in 2013.