Welcome to the news section of the SLSA website. This area is divided into the following categories:
- Research and funding
- Consultations, inquiries and surveys
- Other announcements
Pregnancy and the Law, University of Southampton and online: call for papers
Celebrating Women in Legal History: The lives and legacies of early women legal historians, University of Liverpool: call for abstracts
Spectres of Sex Positivity/Negativity and the ‘Sex Game Gone Wrong’, Durham Law School and online: note change of date
Annual McGill Graduate Law Conference titled: Law & Prejudice, hybrid/Montreal, Canada: call for papers extended
SLSA events and co-sponsored events
SLSA 2023 University of Ulster: registration open!
Prevent, Surveil and Protect: The fight against terrorism, online one-day symposium: call for speakers
Latest on the JLS Blog: JLS Authors and Meet the Book Author: contributions from Roger Cotterrell, Anna Beckers and Gunther Teubner, Jessica Mant and Sharon Thompson
Research and funding
Applications are invited for this full-time fixed-term position at the Center for the Foundations and Methods in Private Law. See website for details. Closing date: 28 February 2023.
Kent Law School invites applications for the following positions:
- Lecturers/Senior Lecturers: closing date 5 March 2023
- Readers/Professors: closing date 5 March 2023
- Lecturer in Land/Property Law: closing date 5 March 2023
Wellcome Trust Research Fellow on project: Regulating the migration of health data in SSA, University of Warwick
Applications are invited for this 24-month fixed-term post working with Professor Sharifah Sekalala. See website for details. Closing date: 26 February 2023.
Applications are invited for several positions on this European Research Council project 'Dispute Resolution Automation'. See announcement for details. Closing date: 15 February 2023.
Scientific Director of the International Institute for the Sociology of Law in Onati for the 2024–2026 term
The Research Committee on Sociology of Law invites expressions of interest are invited for this position. See announcement for details. Closing date: 31 March 2023.
Applications are invited for these two fixed-term, three-month paid positions. See website for details. Closing date: 19 February 2023.
The Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy at the University at Buffalo School of Law plans to award fellowships to scholars pursuing important topics in law, legal institutions, and social policy. See website for details. Closing date: 17 February 2023.
The Law Commission invites applications for this forthcoming vacancy. Please see the letter from Sir Nicholas Green, Chair of the Law Commission, for details. Further details will be released in early 2023.
BIICL training combines world-leading research with an applied perspective. Thecourses are convened and taught by international experts from BIICL’s own team in collaboration with external partners, combining academic expertise with practical experience. They are designed to enable legal practitioners, government officials, students, academics, and civil society organisations to gain expert insights and to deepen their knowledge in areas of international law. See website for full details of this year's varied programme.
The IVR section in Poland has prepared an Academic Support Network for Ukrainian students and scholars who work on legal and social philosophy. See website for details.
Professor Didi Herman has retired from Kent Law School and is now offering confidential help to individuals and universities looking to improve scholarship for publication, mentoring, and the REF. See her website for details.
Professor Herman is now also offering expert consultancy to law schools for advance preparation for REF 2027.