How to get a PhD in Law: The PhD in Law and Research Methods
30 Nov 2019, 09:45 to 30 Nov 2019, 16:00
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR
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.
Sessions will be held on:
• Becoming a legal researcher: what is a PhD in law? - Dr Colin King, Director of Research, IALS
• Comparative legal research - Dr Constantin Stefanou, Director of the Sir William Dale Centre for Legislative Studies, IALS
• Literature reviews - Professor Lisa Webley, University of Birmingham
• Qualitative and quantitative research for PhDs - Professor Lisa Webley, University of Birmingham
• IALS Library: successful researching using our electronic resources - Alice Tyson, senior librarian, IALS Library
Although tailored specifically for PhD in Law students, this training programme contains some material which repeats and reinforces generic training suitable for all PhD students.
The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies is planning to run two further training days in 2020 on “How to get a PhD in Law”.
• The PhD journey: Supervision, research ethics and preparing yourself for upgrade and vivas
• Researching, disseminating and publishing in the digital world
General information about other research training offered by the Institute can be found here
FEES and BOOKING: Student: £75.00; Standard: £100.00. Staff and students of the School of Advanced Study: Free (but advance booking is required)
DEADLINE FOR BOOKING: WEDNESDAY 27 November 2019.
ContactIALS Events Office
020 7862 5800