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Dr Cian Murphy

Dr Cian Murphy

Dr Cian Murphy
BCL (Hons), LL.M, PhD

Reader in Law

Office 3.06
8-10 Berkeley Square,
Bristol, BS8 1HH
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 42 82005

Research summary

Dr Murphy's research and teaching interests lie in the relationship between collective power and individual rights and the role that law plays in that relationship. His current writing focuses on the dynamics of transnational law and their impact on legality. It has been published in Transnational Legal Theory and is forthcoming in the Oxford Handbook of Transnational Law. A monograph which concludes the project will be published in 2020.

Dr Murphy has served on several journal editorial boards. At present he is the Co-Editor in Chief of the Common Law World Review. He sits on the Committee of the ...

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Dr Cian C. Murphy is Reader in Law. Prior to coming to Bristol he was Academic Co-Director at the Georgetown University-led Center for Transnational Legal Studies in London and taught at several London universities. He has been visiting lecturer on postgraduate degrees in the UK and Ireland, and at doctoral training centres at the University of Copenhagen and University of Oxford. He has also taught on the A4ID Law and Development Training Programme and is a member of the World Justice Project’s Rule of Law Research Consortium.

Dr Murphy is a member of the American Society of International Law, the ...

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