New Scholarship in Law, Ethics and Technology
The UCL Centre for Ethics & Law in collaboration with the UCL Faculty of Engineering Science is now delighted to announce it is offering a full studentship in Law commending 23 September 2013. Applicants are invited to make proposals focusing on any aspect of the ethics and regulation of technology. Example areas for proposals might include:
- The digital divide and access to justice
- Emerging technologies, innovation and the governance of risk
- Technology and its impact on professionalism and professional ethics
- Ethical issues surrounding intellectual property, including big data, crowdsourcing and "patent trolling".
We are particularly interested in topics that will engage with leading researchers in engineering and technology and will address the ethical issues that their research raises.
Further information and how to apply
The Centre for Ethics and Law is supporting and funding 3 Mphil/PhD scholarships for a period of three years.
- In 2011, Luke Price was awarded the scholarship which commenced in September 2011.
- In 2012, Jean Frédéric Menard was awarded the scholarship which commenced in September 2012
- Anna Donovan was also awarded a scholarship for the duration of her studies.
All of our PhD students are actively involved in the Centre for Ethics and Law, particularly by participating in events and engaging with supporters.
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