6th Annual Bristol Law School Jurisprudence Lecture - Professor Nicola Lacey31 January 2013The 6th Annual Bristol Law School Jurisprudence Lecture will be given by Nicola Lacey, who is Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford and Professor of Criminal Law and Legal Theory, University of Oxford. Her lecture is entitled "Institutionalising Responsibility: Implications for Jurisprudence", and it will be held from 3-5pm on 26 February, 2013. The event is kindly sponsored by Slaughter & May.
New Book: Simon Baughen, Summerskill on Laytime (5th ed)28 January 2013Simon Baughen, Reader of Law at the University of Bristol Law School, has just authored a new edition of Summerskill on Laytime (Maritime Law). The book is published by Sweet & Maxwell. Summerskill on Laytime presents a detailed and authoritative statement as to laytime, demurrage, detention and dispatch under English law.
AHRC Studentships in Law 201424 January 2013 The University of Bristol Law School is a member of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) South, West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP). The DTP is offering 50 fully-funded PhD studentships for entry in September 2014.
£2.4 million to connect communities in key decision making23 January 2013A research programme that aims to develop new ways of engaging communities in decision making with businesses and policy makers will begin thanks to funding of £2.4 million from the Economic and Social Research Council [ESRC].
NEW! Studentships available for September 2013 start17 January 2013The Faculty of Social Sciences and Law are delighted to invite applications for a number of PhD Scholarship opportunities, including 3 University of Bristol Scholarships available to students applying to any Social Sciences and Law discipline, which are open to both UK/EU and International students, and 2 Interdisciplinary ESRC Scholarships and 2 Disciplinary ESRC Scholarships which are open to UK/EU students.