University of Dundee presents: Jean Monnet Summer School

University of Dundee presents: Jean Monnet Summer School
20-26 June 2016 at The University of Dundee.
For further information, please visit the Summer School website:
Applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis.
The closing date for applications is 1 May 2016.
For all enquiries, please contact Dr Sarah Léonard (

British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL)

Short Course: Public International Law in Practice
A dynamic course focused on current developments in public international law and their application in national and international litigation, in governmental and international policy-making and in international legal and diplomatic practice.
Date:  23rd May 2016 – 24th May 2016

Venue: BIICL, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP
Programme, Booking and Further Details:

FitzPatrick Family Foundation Doctoral Scholarship 2016

University College, Dublin –  Institute of Criminology
Closing Date: Friday the 20th of May 2016
The UCD Institute of Criminology, part of UCD Sutherland School of Law, is pleased to offer one doctoral scholarship in the area of criminology/ criminal justice / penology.

Applications are sought from exceptional graduates for a scholarship to undertake on a full-time basis a four year funded PhD programme of research in the fields of criminology, criminal justice, or penology. The scholarship is being generously funded by the FitzPatrick Family Foundation. It is available to full time candidates commencing their studies in September 2016 and is tenable for a maximum of four years, renewable each year subject to satisfactory progress.

The scholarship will provide tuition fees at the EU rate only and an annual stipend of €18,000 per annum and it is open to Irish, EU and International applicants.
For further particulars see
Please direct any queries regarding the application process to Niamh McCabe at the above email address or by telephone on + 353 1 716 4111.

Northampton University – Call for Papers  

Approaches to Inequalities
A one day conference organised by the School of Social Sciences
Date:  22 June 2016
Venue:  The University of Northampton, Sunley Management Centre
Register your place by visiting:
Deadline for submissions: 3 May 2016
Further details of Call:

University of Bedfordshire, School of Law & Finance

Call for Papers and Conference
Title: Rebalancing International Agreements in Favour of Host States: Is it Time for an International Investment Court?
Date: 29 June 2016
Venue: Luton Campus of the University of Bedfordshire
Deadline for abstract submission: 1 June 2016
Full details here:

Building Consensus on European Consensus

The School of Law at the University of Portsmouth, the European University Institute (EUI) and the School of Law and Social Justice, University of Liverpool are organising a 2-day conference on the European consensus (EuC) method of interpretation of the European Court of Human Rights.
Date: 1st – 2nd June 2016.
Venue: European University Institute in Florence, Italy
Programme and Registration: