Dr. Yin Yin Win has served as an academic member of staff since 1998, when she began as a tutor. She obtained a Master of Laws degree from Niigata University, Japan in 2006 and a Ph.D from the University of Yangon in 2009. She was appointed as a professor at the Department of Law, Taunggyi University, Myanmar in December 2016.
Dr. Yin Yin Win has taught environmental law since 2008. She has undertaken research relating to environment, human rights and intellectual property law throughout her carrier. Dr Yin Yin Win has published an international law text book and an international institutions text book for LL B students studying at the University of Distance Education, Myanmar.
Dr. Yin Yin Win has been involved in the train-the-trainers programs ("TTT Programs") since 2015 and is trying to improve environmental law teaching in Myanmar. She is currently undertaking a research project relating to wildlife preservation in Inle Lake area, Shan State, Myanmar and the project will be finished by 2018.