IALS Advisory Council

Terms of Reference and Membership 2020-21

Meets twice a year in May and November.   

The Advisory Council will act as a sounding board for the Director by:

  • Advising the Director on the institute’s aims and objectives both nationally and internationally;
  • Considering and advising the Director on strategic and operational plans for future development;
  • Advising the Director on developments within the subject area and implications and opportunities that may arise for collaboration, research promotion and facilitation, how to improve impact, research and teaching and interdisciplinary working;
  • Considering reports from the institute, and advise on any aspects of the institute’s work;
  • Advising the Dean, through the Chair on the appointment of the Director of the institute;
  • Assisting the School with institute and other reviews as appropriate;

Membership

Chair
The Rt Hon. Lord Lloyd-Jones

At least 8 members drawn from universities and similar organisations UK-wide including up to six from University of London Colleges
Professor Chris Ashford, Northumbria University
Professor Stephen Bailey, University of Nottingham
Professor Heather Conway, Queens University, Belfast                                    
Professor Sharon Cowan, University of Edinburgh                                                  
Professor Gillian Douglas, King's College London
Professor Marie Fox, University of Liverpool
Dr Rob George, University College London
Professor Penny Green, Queen Mary University of London
Dr Gina Heathcote, School of Oriental and African Studies
Professor Niamh Moloney, London School of Economics and Political Science
Professor Stewart Motha, Birkbeck College 
Dr Devyani Prabhat, University of Bristol Law School                        
Professor David Sugarman, Lancaster University
Professor Thomas Watkin, Bangor University

A maximum of six members drawn from partners / financial stakeholders not covered by the above but associated with the discipline
Professor Michael Lobban, Chair, Law Section, British Academy 
Jonathan Jones, Treasury Solicitor
The Rt Hon. Sir Nicholas Green, Chair, Law Commission 
Sir Iain Macleod, Legal Adviser, Foreign & Commonwealth Office

 

At least one but up to two individuals representing academic libraries. Where there are two, at least one should be external to the University of London
David Wills, Squire Law Librarian, Cambridge University

At least one but up to two representatives of the national postgraduate research community
Benedict Turner, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies Research Student

An elected member of the academic staff of the Institute
Dr Nóra Ní Loideáin, Director, Information Law and Policy Centre, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies 

Ex Officio Members

Dean or Deputy Dean, School of Advanced Study, Professor Jo Fox
Director of the Warburg Institute, School of Advanced Study, Professor Bill Sherman
Director of Institute, Professor Carl Stychin
Librarian of the Institute, David Gee

In attendance
Institute Manager (Secretary to the Council)

Alex Bussey

 

 

Page last updated: 26th October 2020