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Dr Johanna Jacques

Associate Professor in Law

BA, LLB, MSc, PhD, FHEA


Affiliations
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Associate Professor in Law in the Durham Law SchoolPCL142+44 (0) 191 33 46856

Biography

Biography

Johanna joined Durham Law School in 2015, having previously taught at the University of Warwick, LSE and Birkbeck. She holds degrees from SOAS (BA in Arabic), Birkbeck (LLB) and the LSE (MSc in Law, Anthropology and Society; PhD in Law). She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Johanna currently researches in property theory with a particular focus on the trust. She has previously written on Carl Schmitt and Emmanuel Levinas and continues to be influenced by European philosophies of law and justice. 

Johanna is a founding member of the Durham Centre for Law & Philosophy.

Research interests

  • Legal theory
  • Philosophy of law
  • Property theory
  • Trusts law

Research groups

  • Durham Centre for Law and Philosophy

Publications

Supervision students