Save the dates for our 2017/18 Research Seminar Series

Hertfordshire Law School 2017/18 Research Seminar Series

Our Research Seminar Series provides an open forum in which academic members of staff showcase evolving ideas, projects and collaborative research ventures. The School aims to build a strong, ambitious and collaborative research community and welcomes everyone who wishes to join our discussions.

Seminar Dates

Seminar 1:

Thursday 26 October 2017, 13:00 - 14.30

Room W102

Dr Naama Katz on 'Putting the lawyers in the centre: exposure to emotional factors in practicing social law'.

Seminar 9:

Thursday 15 March 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Dr Chamu Kuppuswamy on 'Access to land: Implications of customary and private land rights for food security'.

Seminar 2:

Thursday 09 November 2017, 13:00 - 14:30

Room N212

Dr Edina Harbinja on 'Post-mortem Privacy: From an obscure phenomenon to an impact case study'.

Seminar 10:

Thursday 29 March 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Dr Felipe Romero-Moreno on 'Notice and Staydown; The adoption of content recognition and filtering technology posing a fundamental threat to human rights'.

Seminar 3:

Thursday 23 November 2017, 13:00-14:30

Room R110

Mr Ali Rais-Toussi on 'Just War and Wars of Aggression: Historical developments in the Abrahamic faiths.

Seminar 11:

Thursday 26 April 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Hannah Richter on 'Making sense, making politics: Towards a political theory with Gilles Deleuze and Niklas Luhmann'.

Seminar 4:

Thursday 07 December 2017, 14:00 - 15:30

Room W102

Dr Laura Lo Coco on 'A theory of Secession, Territorial Jurisdiction, and International Order'.

Seminar 12:

Thursday 10 May 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Ms Muki Gorar on 'Female sexual autonomy and honour-based violence'.

Seminar 5:

Thursday 18 January 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Dr Elisa Randazzo on 'Self-Identification beyond Ethno-nationalism'.

Seminar 13:

Thursday 24 May 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Dr Thomas Dunk on 'MPS, league tables and elections'.

Seminar 6:

Thursday 01 February 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Dr Camille Pommel on 'The legal use of referenda in Scotland (or the secret life of 239(3) of the Scotland Act)'.

Seminar 14:

Thursday 7 June 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Mrs Penny Carey; title TBC.

Seminar 7:

Thursday 15 February 2018, 13:00 - 15:30

Room W102

Dr Ferya Tas-Cifci on 'Forgotten victims: Honours based violence against LGBTQIS in Turkey and lack of state protection'.

Seminar 15:

Thursday 21 June 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room R140

Dr Francesca Batzella on 'Exploring the development of the EU external engagement on energy'.

Seminar 8:

Thursday 01 March 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room W102

Abeer Al Qaisi on 'The system of appointing judges by council for the judiciary'.

Seminar 16:

Thursday 05 July 2018, 13:00 - 14:30

Room R140

Dr Barbara Henry on 'Copyright and musical improvisation'.


If you would like to attend the seminars, please email Ermioni Xanthopoulou on with the name of the seminar(s) you will be attending.


de Havilland Campus
University of Hertfordshire
AL10 9EU