Maynooth University is delighted to congratulate Prof John O’Brennan and Prof Tobias Lock on receiving Jean Monnet Awards under the EU’s Erasmus+ programme.
Date: Friday, 27 November 2020
As part of the SPUR internship offered by Maynooth University Department of Law, Emma Guyatt, assisted by Prof Michael Doherty, presented their research paper on ‘Just another gig? Platforms and On-Demand Work in Ireland’ to the EU Law Working group Autumn 2020 on Friday 13th November.
Date: Thursday, 26 November 2020
Dr Edana Richardson & Dr Aisling McMahon publish an article in the Journal of Medical Ethics Blog examining accountability & the role of social bonds in health-financing for Covid-19
In this article, they examine the role of social and sustainability bonds as a mechanism which can be used to rapidly mobilise funds towards financing the Covid-19 health-related response.
Date: Wednesday, 25 November 2020
In November 2020, Dr. Ian Marder published a new article analysing a series of recent developments in international law and policy relating to restorative justice. In the paper, he notes that the last three years have seen legal instruments and publications from the United Nations, European Union, Council of Europe and Organization of American States that reflect a growing consensus on the need to ensure that restorative justice is available for criminal cases and other conflicts in criminal justice.
Date: Tuesday, 24 November 2020
New research just published in the Australasian Journal of Philosophy by Brian Flanagan (MU) and Ivar Hannikainen (University of Granada) sheds light on a millennia-old philosophical debate by using an empirical approach.
Date: Monday, 23 November 2020
On Thursday November 19th 2020, Restorative Justice: Strategies for Change (RJS4C) collaborated with the Department of Justice to organise and deliver a webinar marking International Restorative Justice Week.
Date: Friday, 20 November 2020
Clíodhna teaches Migration and Human Rights, International Human Rights Law, and Company Law.
Date: Wednesday, 18 November 2020
John Reynolds of the Law Department was promoted to Associate Professor by the university this year.
John's research focuses on international law and international justice in relation to colonialism, states of emergency, race/racism, and political economy.
Date: Tuesday, 17 November 2020
Dr Donal Coffey appeared on Drivetime, Radio One to discuss the controversy surrounding Supreme Court Judge Mr Justice Seamus Woulfe
Donal discussed the recent Mr Justice Seamus Woulfe Controversy following his attendance at the Oireachtas Golf Society event held in the Station House Hotel in Clifden.
Date: Monday, 16 November 2020
The first issue of a new international law journal co-founded and edited by John Reynolds of the Law Department has been published
The Third World Approaches to International Law Review (TWAIL Review) is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal which aims to create a space for scholarship on questions of international law and policy related to and from the perspectives of the 'global South' in its broad conception.
Date: Friday, 13 November 2020