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We are a busy, dynamic school with a great deal of activity across our research, academic and student communities. Here you can find a selection of our latest news stories.

Noma a much neglected tropical disease.

Posted on Thursday 8 September 2022

An event at the House of Commons calling for support for the recognition of Noma as a neglected tropical disease.

Conference: Legal Research for Social Impact

Posted on Thursday 21 July 2022

Civil society, Universities and Government all want research that has impact.  This event is for anyone wanting to commission, develop or collaborate on legal research where the ultimate outcome is positive change to people’s lives and living conditions.

MA in Law by Research Scholarship and Research Assistant Position: The Law Against Public Data Gaps

Posted on Thursday 14 July 2022

York Law School is delighted to offer a unique opportunity –between the University of York’s new Administrative Fairness Lab and the leading NGO Public Law Project—to complete an MA by Research (a masters-level research degree) as part of an ESRC IAA project on how public law regulates the failure of public bodies to collect valuable data.

National Student Survey 2022

Posted on Friday 8 July 2022

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

Doctoral Poster Workshop on Human Rights

Posted on Tuesday 24 May 2022

Call For Posters - Deadline for Expressions of Interest - June 13th Are you interested in human rights issues? Does your doctoral research address human rights challenges? Would you like to meet and share your experiences with a community of human rights researchers?

Experiments in Automating Immigration Systems

Posted on Friday 14 January 2022

In recent years, the Home Office has started using automated systems to make immigration decisions. These systems promise faster, more accurate, and cheaper decision-making, but in practice they have exposed people to distress, disruption, and even deportation.

York Graduate Research School (YGRS) PhD Scholarships

Posted on Tuesday 11 January 2022

Up to six fully-funded PhD scholarships

Transparency and Participation in the Face of Scientific Uncertainty (hybrid)

Posted on Tuesday 7 December 2021

Coming up in January 2022 A workshop part of the York-Maastricht Partnership project 'Constitutional challenges of EU regulatory techniques'

Prestigious Prize awarded to York Law School Professor

Posted on Thursday 25 November 2021

Professor Caroline Hunter, of York Law School, has been awarded a prestigious prize for contributions to the legal academy.

Online Conference: Religious Actors & Humanitarian Norms Compliance in Armed Conflict

Posted on Tuesday 23 November 2021

Join us on 8-10 December 2021 for the online conference Religious Actors & Humanitarian Norms Compliance in Armed Conflict: Roles, Influence, Engagement.