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.
How to get a PhD in Law
Researching, disseminating and publishing
Facilitated via Zoom
10.00-10.45 Handling the supervision relationship
Professor Carl Stychin, IALS Director and Professor Sally Wheeler, OBE, Vice-Chancellor at Birkbeck University of London (from January 2024)
10.45-11.30 Legal writing
Professor Lisa Webley, Chair in Legal Education and Research and Head of Birmingham Law School, University of Birmingham
11.30-12.00 Coffee break
12.00-13.00 Disseminating your legal research
Dr Nóra Ni Loideain, Director and Senior Lecturer in Law, Information Law & Policy Centre, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
14.00-14.30 Getting your research published in journals
Susan Breau, Interim Director of Postgraduate Research, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
14.30-15.00 What books are law publishers looking to publish?
Sinead Moloney, Editorial Director, Hart Publishing, Oxford
15.00-15.30 Coffee break
15.30-16.00 Open Access Publishing
Dr Emma Gallon, University of London Press
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.
Download Programme (pdf)
Two further days will be held on:.
Wednesday, 20 March: https://ials.sas.ac.uk/events/how-get-a-phd-law-phd-journey-supervision-research-ethics-and-preparing-yourself-upgrade-and
Wednesday, 17 April: https://ials.sas.ac.uk/events/how-get-a-phd-law-phd-law-and-research-methods
FEES AND BOOKING:
Attendees are welcome to book for all three days or individual days.
Price for this day only: £50 student, £65 non-student
Price for all three days: £150 student, £195 non-student (please note that the first training day on 20th March will be held in-person at the IALS building; the two subsequent training days will held online).
IALS and SAS students may attend free of charge (please email IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk from you SAS email address)
Details about how to join the workshop will be circulated via email to registered attendees closer to the event date.