Professor Vanessa Gruben has earned funding through the University of Ottawa’s Population Health Research Network Funding Competition to create the Ottawa Harm Reduction Network, an interdisciplinary network of researchers focused on improving public health by developing harm reduction strategies related to substance abuse and addiction.
Three Common Law Professors, Vanessa MacDonnell, Florian Martin-Bariteau and João Velloso, have earned funding through the University of Ottawa’s Visiting Researchers Program to bring international visiting researchers to the law school. This year’s visitors hail from the United Kingdom and Brazil.
Faculty of Law, Common Law alumnus and Ottawa community leader Stephen Victor (LL.B. 1966) will be honoured with an honourary PhD by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem on June 11, 2018 for his work in support of the State of Israel and the Jewish people.
The Common Law Section is delighted to announced that, for the 2018-2019 academic year, students at the University of Ottawa will be able to sign up for a new innovative bilingual course on Blockchain, Law and Society.
The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to the country's economic, social and research-based growth.
The Faculty of Law is pleased to report that Samantha Iturregui (LL.B. 2005), Sandra Sbrocchi (LL.B. 2004) and Tanya Woods (LL.B. 2007, LL.M. 2008) have been selected as recipients of 2018 Forty Under 40 awards.