Category Archives: Grants and Scholarships

Funded PhD opportunity – Mental Capacity Law (University of Leicester School of Law)

The Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) system provides a framework for substitute decision-making if an adult loses capacity, but it appears to be underused by some communities. This project will examine why this is the case and identify how the law might be reformed to improve access to this system. This CDA will work with […]

REWI Fellowship Programme

The Faculty of Law offers Fellowships to ambitious early-stage-career researchers and senior researchers with outstanding international reputation. Fellows are given the opportunity to gain experience in an international scholarly environment and to benefit from the excellent know-how at the University of Graz while living in the ‘knowledge city Graz’, which provides a high quality of […]

‘PhD interdisciplinary research combining Labour Law, Social Security Law and Tort Law’

“Would you like to do an interdisciplinary PhD research combining labour law, social security and tort law? Are you interested in doing advanced empirical legal research? Then you should consider applying for this PhD project within the innovative research cluster ERI on empirical legal research into institutions for conflict resolution. The focus of the project […]

PhD Program in Global History and Governance: Doctoral scholarships at the Scuola Superiore Meridionale, University of Naples Federico II, Napoli

The program focuses on the comparisons, connections and processes of globalization that have characterized different areas of the planet since the first era of global imperialism and does so by concentrating on the relational dimension of historical processes, legal regimes and the organization of power; on the interconnections between economic, political, legal, cultural and social […]

‘Call for Applications for 2 Canadian Legal History Awards: McMurtry Fellowship, Peter Oliver Prize’

“Our friends at the Canadian Legal History Blog have posted a call for applications for the R Roy McMurtry Fellowship in Legal History and the Peter Oliver Prize in Canadian Legal History, both administered by the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History. Deadline: May 31, 2021 …” (more) [Karen Tani, Legal History Blog, 6 May] […]

‘PhD positions at the Faculty of Law (1.0 fte) Maastricht University’

“Four four year fulltime paid PhD positions are available at the Faculty of Law of Maastricht University. PhD researchers participate in the Maastricht University Graduate School of Law. They will prepare a PhD thesis in English or Dutch within the Faculty of Law’s research programme. Supervision will be provided by individually assigned senior researchers …” […]

Markets, Ethics, and the Law: Post-Doctorate Fellowships (Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics at Tel Aviv University)

The Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics at Tel Aviv University is accepting applications for its 2021-22 post-doctorate fellowship program. The Center offers grants to outstanding researchers who study the ethical, moral and political aspects of markets, local or global, real or virtual. The Center encourages applications from all disciplines and fields, including economics, social […]

‘Job: PhD positions at the Max Planck Institute for European Legal History (Frankfurt)’

“The Max Planck Institute for European Legal History in Frankfurt has two calls for PhD students in: the newly established department ‘Multidisciplinary Theory of Law’ directed by Professor Dr Marietta Auer (DEADLINE: 1 December 2020); two open positions in Abteilung II („Historische Normativitätsregime“) (Direktor Professor Dr Thomas Duve) (DEADLINE: 31 December 2020) …” (more) [Filip […]

‘Open University School of Law PhD Studentships 2020’

“The Open University Law School PhD studentships are based on full-time study for three years at the Milton Keynes campus. Students are normally expected to live within commuting distance of Milton Keynes. Studentships cover tuition fees, a generous research training support grant and a stipend (circa £15,285 per annum) for 36 months …” (more) [Critical […]

University of Naples Federico II, PhD Program in Global History and Governance: 4-year doctoral fellowships

“The PhD in Global History and Governance is an advanced research degree at the end of which each student must defend a dissertation based on independent and original academic research. The course offers a multi-disciplinary training program based on history and law and open to contributions from other disciplines, such as economics and political science. […]