Common Law’s Professor Craig Forcese, and Carleton University’s Stephanie Carvin, of the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, are among the 2018 winners of the Clawbies -- the Canadian Law Blog Awards. They were recognized for “A Podcast Called INTREPID” in the category of “Best Law School / Law Professor Blog”.
Professor Vanessa MacDonnell has joined the Department of Justice Canada for a six-month stay as a Scholar-in-Residence in the Constitutional, Administrative and International Law Branch, lasting from January to June 2019.
Common law graduate student Ghazaleh Jerban clearly remembers the first time she saw the artifact that would become the focus of her fellowship research. “This big frame of intricately woven delicate wires,” as she describes it, at Ottawa’s Canada Science and Technology Museum stopped her in her tracks.
On February 9, Professor John Packer, Director of the Human Rights Centre here at the University of Ottawa, spoke to CTV News following an international conference to discuss next steps on ending the Rohinga Genocide.
The Canadian Association of Legal Ethics (CALE) has recently appointed Associate Professor Amy Salyzyn as President in a unanimous decision following the resignation of Alice Woolley on her appointment to the bench.
Inspired by the desire to write more and the need to create a space for collective discussion about the challenges that surround research and writing, the Research Office invites faculty, postdoctoral fellows and research associates from the Faculty of Law to join our writing group.
Professor Jennifer Chandler is part of two research teams that have received funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The first team is developing a new model of care for Parkinson disease patients, while the second team is developing a pain neuroethics and bioethics research network.