How to get a PhD in Law: The PhD Journey - supervision, research ethics and preparing yourself for upgrade and vivas
28 Feb 2019, 10:00 to 28 Feb 2019, 16:30
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.
Speakers: Professor Eva Pils, Professor Avrom Sherr, Dr Constantin Stefanou, Dr Natasa Mavronicola, Hester Swift
Sessions will be held on:
The PhD journey: The staging posts of your PhD and support for research students - Professor Eva Pils, Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London
Handling the supervision relationship - Emeritus Professor Avrom Sherr, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
Panel of research students who have completed or nearly completed their PhD’s will discuss how they approached researching their theses and the PhD journey. Session to be open to questions from the audience and discussion - Session Chaired by: Dr Constantin Stefanou, Director of the Sir William Dale Centre for Legislative Studies, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
Preparing for the Ethics Committee - Emeritus Professor Avrom Sherr, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
Preparing for upgrade viva and the PhD viva - Dr Natasa Mavronicola, Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Birmingham
The foreign, international and comparative law research collections at IALS Library - Hester Swift, Foreign and International Law Librarian, IALS Library
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.
The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies is running a further two research training days in 2018-2019 on “How to get a PhD in Law”.
Day One: Saturday 24th November 2018 - The PhD in Law and research methods
Day Three: Friday 10th May 2019 - Researching, disseminating and publishing in the digital world
Further information about other research training offered by the Institute can be found here
FEES and BOOKING: Student: £75.00; Standard: £100.00. (Note: Staff and students of SAS should contact Belinda Crothers direct).
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