News 2019

Postgraduate and Postdoctoral opportunities at York Law School

Posted on Thursday 21 November 2019

A number of PhD funding opportunities

Research and Practice Fellows

Posted on Monday 4 November 2019

YLS is aiming to strengthen links between our academic research and the practice and policy communities that can benefit from it.

CAHR Research Administrator

Posted on Thursday 17 October 2019

A Research Administrator is wanted to work on the ESRC-funded project “Generating Respect for Humanitarian Norms: The Influence of Religious Leaders on Parties to Armed Conflict”.

York Law School sets the bar

Posted on Monday 7 October 2019

York Law School announces its Juris Doctor LLM

PhD Application Workshop

Posted on Friday 4 October 2019

Are you thinking about applying to do a PhD? Would you like some help in developing a strong application for a studentship at York Law School?

YGRS Overseas Research Scholarship 2020/21

Posted on Thursday 3 October 2019

Are you looking to join a lively and vibrant Law School with strong academic and research credentials? This is an opportunity for overseas students wishing to apply for a PhD here at York Law School.

Prestigious ESRC grant for innovative research on religious leaders and humanitarian norms

Posted on Thursday 26 September 2019

Dr. Ioana Cismas, Senior Lecturer at the Centre for Applied Human Rights and the York Law School, has been awarded a large grant by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

Commonwealth Master’s & PhD Scholarships for 2020

Posted on Monday 16 September 2019

Applications are now open for 2020 Commonwealth Master’s & PhD Scholarships

Graduate Teaching Assistants in the Law School teaching undergraduate law students

Posted on Monday 12 August 2019

The department is seeking for Graduate Teaching Assistants who may be able to assist in the delivery of some of the following positions for 2019-20:

National Student Survey 2019

Posted on Friday 5 July 2019

We’re delighted to have some of the happiest law students in the UK.

Norton Rose Fulbright is launching a tie-in with the University of York

Posted on Thursday 30 May 2019

Norton Rose Fulbright (NRF) is launching a tie-in with the University of York to deliver a law and tech module open to 40 third year law and computer science undergraduates, the firm announced today.

Humanitarian Protection in an Age of Asylum

Posted on Tuesday 28 May 2019

Congratulations to Dr Chloë Gilgan, who has been awarded a highly-competitive ESRC post-doctoral fellowship for the 2019/20 academic year. Building on her previous PhD work at the Centre for Applied Human Rights, University of York, the study is titled “Humanitarian Protection in an Age of Asylum”.

Top SLSA Book Prize

Posted on Tuesday 16 April 2019

Congratulations to Professor Charlotte O’Brien who has been awarded the Hart Socio-Legal Studies Association Book Prize for her ground-breaking monograph, “Unity in Adversity: EU Citizenship, Social Justice and the Cautionary Tale of the UK"