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

Thursday 26 October 2017

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

13:00 - 14.30W102
Thursday 09 November 2017

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

13:00 - 14:30N212
Thursday 23 November 2017

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

Thursday 07 December 2017

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

14:00 - 15:30W102
Thursday 18 January 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 01 February 2018Dr Camille Pommel on 'The legal use of referenda in Scotland (or the secret life of 239(3) of the Scotland Act)'

13:00 - 14:30

Thursday 15 February 2018

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

13:00 - 15:30W102

Thursday 01 March 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 15 March 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 29 March 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 26 April 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 10 May 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 24 May 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 7 June 2018

Mrs Penny Carey; title TBC.

13:00 - 14:30W102
Thursday 21 June 2018

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

13:00 - 14:30R140
Thursday 05 July 2018

Dr Barbara Henry on 'Copyright and musical improvisation'.

13:00 - 14:30R140


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