The Law School has risen up the rankings in several league tables, including the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018.
Dr Charlotte Barlow has been awarded a British Academy/Leverhulme Small Research Grant for the project 'Police Officer Responses to and Understandings of Coercive Control'.
Dr Sara Fovargue has been awarded a British Academy/Leverhulme Small Research Grant for the project 'Pharmacists' perceptions of ethical conflict and professional guidance in light of the revised General Pharmaceutical Council Standards of Conduct, Ethics and Performance'.
Dr Mary Guy has been awarded a British Academy/Leverhulme Small Research Grant for the project ‘EU health policy and law – shaping a future research agenda'.
Dr Agata Fijalkowski is curating an exhibit for the National Science and Media Museum in Bradford on the Albanian writer and political dissident Musine Kokalari.
Her Honour Judge Carol Atkinson received an Alumni award at this years graduation ceremony on Wednesday 19th July.
Dr Siobhan Weare has conducted the first study in the UK to look at the experiences of men who are forced to have sex with women. The findings have been reported exclusively by Channel 4 News.
The Rt Hon Sir Ernest Ryder was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) at this years graduation ceremony on Tuesday 18th July.
Dr Sarah Kingston’s internationally leading research on women who pay for sexual services was cited in the House of Commons Home Affairs Select Committee Prostitution Third Report Session 2016-17.
A North-South divide in the way children are dealt with by local authorities and the Family Courts has been uncovered by researchers from the Centre for Child and Family Justice Research at Lancaster University.