Griffith Law School
PhD: 2-3 year duration; open to students with undergraduate or master's research experience and strong academic records.
PhD, PhD by Publication and Griffith Kearney Teaching and Research Associates program
PhD BY PUBLICATION: this attenuated program of approximately 1 year allows for formal recognition of established researchers who do not already hold a doctoral level qualification, and who have substantial international standing in their fields based on their record of academic publication.
KEARNEY TEACHING AND RESEARCH ASSOCIATESHIPS: Griffith University's prestigious flagship funding program for doctoral legal researchers, geared to developing the academic careers of promising scholars. Benefits include: funding between $20,000 to $32,800 (AUD) annually for three years; teaching or research work guarantees; and academic colleagueship within the Law School community.
APPLICATIONS/FURTHER INFORMATION: For more details and to lodge an expression of interest, please visit http://griffith.edu.au/law/graduate-research-programs
ABOUT GRIFFITH LAW SCHOOL:
- Griffith Law School - an Australian and international leader in Research.
- The Australian Research Council's Excellence in Research for Australia 2010 National Report recognised Griffith University's legal research as among a handful of leading institutions rated 'above world standard' in Australia.
- The Griffith Law Review achieved a rank of A* (top 5% globally) in the Australian Research Council's Excellence in Research for Australia 2010 journal ranking.
Doctoral (PhD) and Master's (MPhil) candidates in the Graduate Research Program at Griffith Law School study with scholars recognised for their innovative and high-quality research. Potential supervisors are Australian and international leaders in Cultural Legal Studies, Law and Governance, Intellectual Property and other areas. For a full list of available supervisors see http://griffith.edu.au/law/graduate-research-programs
BRISBANE AND THE GOLD COAST, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA: Griffith Law School is situated in Brisbane and the Gold Coast, on the Pacific coast of Queensland. Both are among the most liveable and vibrant centres in Australia, drawing significant numbers of international students attracted by the opportunity for rigorous study in beautiful, economically booming and culturally diverse settings.