Category Archives: Opportunities

Aberdeen: Legal History: Doctoral Scholarships

The Univeristy of Aberdeen, founded in 1495 by William Elphinstone, a canon lawyer trained in France who acted as a judge on the King's Council, has a fine reputation in legal history and Roman law, with David Daube, Peter Stein, and Geoffrey … Continue reading

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Cummins Legal History Research Grant 2013

GW Law is pleased to invite applications for the Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant for 2013. The Cummins Grant provides a stipend of $10,000 to support short-term historical research using Special Collections at GW’s Jacob Burns Law … Continue reading

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Lectureship/Senior Lectureship in Legal History, University of Edinburgh, School of Law

School Of Law: Lectureship/Senior Lectureship in Legal History Applications are invited for a Lectureship/Senior Lectureship in Legal History from candidates with an interest in European Legal History, broadly conceived, preferably with a research and teaching interest in the law and … Continue reading

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Opportunities for Doctoral Research in Frankfurt

    The Blog is delighted to see that there are interesting opportunities for young graduates in (canon) law, history, philology, philosophy or theology to be employed as a doctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Legal History in … Continue reading

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Recent vacancies

Three recent vacancies in the field of legal history/Roman law have attracted the attention of this blogger:  1. Full Professorship for Roman law, Ancient legal history and Private law at the Ludwig-Maximillians University in Munich:  http://www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/jobs_jobdetails.asp?ac=91305  2. Full Professorship of General … Continue reading

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Legal History Ph.D.: opportunities in Exeter

Our colleagues, at Exeter, Anthony Musson and Chantal Stebbings, inform us that Exeter is prioritising legal history for the award of internal Ph.D. Scholarships this year. This is an excellent opportunity for those wishing to pursue doctoral studies in the … Continue reading

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Legal History Fellowship: Harvard

For young legal historians a period to turn their doctoral or other work into a book or other publications can be invaluable. It is therefore important to bring to the attention of readers of this Blog the advertisement for the … Continue reading

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Vacancy – legal history/policy

Source: Legal history blog http://legalhistoryblog.blogspot.com/2011/12/job-announcement-rutgers-newarknjit.html The Federated Department of History at Rutgers University-Newark and New Jersey Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor, based at NJIT, to begin September 2012. Applicants should … Continue reading

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Exciting Legal History PhD Opportunity, Queen Mary London: The Court of Chancery and its Records, 1820-1888

  Queen Mary London has an excellent programme in legal history at both LLM and PhD level, for which one of your Blogger's former Edinburgh undergraduate students, who studied there,  has had nothing but praise. Ably led my Michael Lobban, one … Continue reading

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Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant for 2012

The Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant for 2012 George Washington University Law is pleased to invite applications for the Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant for 2012. The Cummins Grant provides a stipend of $10,000 … Continue reading

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