How to get a PhD in law: meeting the key challenges

How to get a PhD in law: meeting the key challenges
Date
17 Mar 2017, 10:00 to 17 Mar 2017, 16:30
Type
Research Training
Venue
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR
Description

 

PROGRAMME

The challenges of researching a PhD in law: where to start? - Professor Avrom Sherr, Emeritus Professor of Law at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

The PhD in law in the digital world - Dr Judith Townend, University of Sussex

Handling the supervision relationship - Professor Avrom Sherr, Emeritus Professor of Law at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

Panel of research students who have completed or nearly completed their PhD’s will discuss how they approached researching their theses and the legal research skills they needed. Session to be open to questions from the audience and discussion. Chaired by Dr Constantin Stefanou, Director of Taught Programmes,  Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

IALS Global Law Library: making the most of our electronic resourcesLisa Davies, Access Librarian, IALS Librarian

Free law e-resources available from IALS including the BAILII gateway - Hester Swift, Senior Librarian from IALS Library

Optional tours of the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies Library led by senior library staff Although tailored specifically for PhD in Law students, this training programme does contain some material which repeats and reinforces generic training suitable for all PhD students.

Although tailored specifically for PhD in Law students, this training programme will contain some material which repeats and reinforces generic training suitable for all PhD students.

A further training days will be held on Friday 5 May on preparing yourself for the vivas and getting yourself known (i.e. presenting skills, publishing your work and networking).


Fees: Student Rate: £75.00. Standard Rate: £100.00. 

Contact

IALS Events Office
IALS.events@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8833