How to get a PhD in Law: Researching, disseminating and publishing in the digital world

How to get a PhD in Law: Researching, disseminating and publishing in the digital world
Date
11 May 2018, 10.00am - 4.30pm
Type
Research Training
Venue
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR
Description

 

The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies welcomes students enrolled for an MPhil / PhD in Law from across the UK to this specially tailored day of presentations, library tours and networking opportunities. 

Speakers: Professor Diamond Ashiagbor; Dr Nora NiLoideain; Professor Jane Winters; Sinead Moloney; Steven Whittle; Laura Griffiths.

Sessions will be held on:

  • The PhD in law in the digital world - Dr Nora NiLoideain, Director of the Centre for Information Law and Policy, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
  • Legal writing - Professor Diamond Ashiagbor, Professor of Law, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
  • Disseminating your legal research - Dr Nora NiLoideain
  • Getting your research published in journals - Professor Jane Winters, Chair in Digital Humanities, School of Advanced Study, University of London
  • What books are law publishers looking to publish? - Sinead Moloney, Publisher, Hart Publishing, Oxford
  • Publishing in Open Access online law journals - Steven Whittle, Information Systems Manager, IALS Library
  • Tips on keeping up-to-date with your topic after completion - Laura Griffiths, Senior Librarian, 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 may contain some material which repeats and reinforces generic training suitable for all PhD students. 


FEES and BOOKING:   Student: £75.00; Standard: £100.00. 

Note: Staff and students of SAS should contact Belinda Crothers direct.

Contact

IALS Events Office
IALS.events@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 5800