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Harvard Law School Institute for Global Law and Policy 2015 Workshop
January 2, 2015 - January 11, 2015
Date: January 2-11, 2015, Doha, Qatar
Deadline for applications: September 12, 2014
Addressed primarily to doctoral and post-doctoral law scholars and junior faculty, the IGLP Workshop aims to strengthen scholars of today through interaction and exchange of different ideas with their colleagues from around the world.
From the relevant press release:
The Institute for Global Law and Policy (IGLP) at Harvard Law School invites you to apply to participate in our 2015 Workshop in Doha, Qatar, from January 2-11, 2015.
The Workshop is an intensive residential program designed for doctoral and post-doctoral scholars and junior faculty. This initiative aims to promote innovative ideas and alternative approaches to issues of global law, economic policy, and social justice in the aftermath of the economic crisis. Our aim is to strengthen the next generation of scholars by placing them in collaboration with their global peers as they develop innovative ideas and alternative approaches to issues of global law, economic policy, social justice and governance.The Workshop brings 50-100 doctoral, post-doctoral scholars, and junior faculty together in Doha with a core group of senior IGLP faculty from around the world for a unique series of lectures and intensive interdisciplinary debates. While in residence in Doha, participants review current scholarly developments, reconsider canonical texts and network with colleagues from across the world. Intensive Writing Workshops offer all participants the opportunity to share their own work in progress with a small group of colleagues and leading scholars. Discussion groups also offer participants an opportunity to meet with peers and more senior colleagues in small groups, and focus on discussion of the themes and Stream readings of the Workshop.
While in residence in Doha, participants review current scholarly developments, reconsider canonical texts and network with colleagues from across the world. Intensive writing workshops offer participants the opportunity to receive valuable feedback on their own research from their peers and more senior colleagues in small group settings.
The Institute for Global Law and Policy is committed to keeping the Workshop as cost-free as possible for admitted applicants, including travel, meals and lodging. The Workshop is funded with generous support from the Qatar Foundation, Santander Universities, and is co-sponsored by the School For Oriental And African Studies (SOAS) in London, the Bernard And Audre Rapoport Center For Human Rights And Justice at the University of Texas, Melbourne Law School and Sciences Po Law School in Paris.
Application procedure: The deadline for applications is September 12, 2014.
To apply, see here http://www.harvardiglp.org/