How to get a PhD in Law: Researching, disseminating and publishing in the digital world
26 May 2021, 10:00 to 26 May 2021, 16:30
Online Course (Zoom)
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.
Researching, disseminating and publishing
in the digital world
10.00-10.45 The PhD in law in the digital world
Dr Peter Coe, University of Reading
10.45-11.30 Legal writing
Professor Lisa Webley, University of Birmingham
11.30-12.00 Coffee break
12.00-12.30 IALS Library: successful researching using our electronic resources
Alice Tyson, senior librarian from IALS Library
13.30-14.00 Getting your research published in journals
Professor Jane Winters, Chair in Digital Humanities, School of Advanced Study, University of London
14.00-14.30 What books are law publishers looking to publish?
Sinead Moloney, Publisher, Hart Publishing, Oxford
14.30-15.00 Coffee break
15.00-16.00 Disseminating your legal research
Dr Nóra Ni Loideain, Director and Lecturer in Law, Information Law & Policy Centre, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
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.
Two further training days will be held on:
Thursday, 18 March - The PhD journey: Supervision, research ethics and preparing yourself for upgrade and vivas
Friday 30 April - The PhD in Law and research methods
For further information about three IALS research training days covering different aspects of How to Get a PhD in Law
FEES and BOOKING (deadline- Friday, 21 May 2021): Student: £40.00; Standard: £55.00. Staff and students of the School of Advanced Study: Free (please email IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk to book your place)
Details about how to join the virtual event will be circulated via email to registered attendees closer to the event date.
ContactIALS Events Office
020 7862 5800