Postgraduate research degrees

The Keele School of Law has a distinctive profile in theoretical socio-legal and empirical research. Staff are engaged in exploring diverse methodologies and interdisciplinary approaches to legal analysis, and publish in a wide range of journals and books. The School of Law also produces excellent work relying upon more traditional doctrinal research methods. For a full list of staff research interests, areas of postgradute supervision and publications, see our academic staff page.

Welcome to the Keele School of Law Postgraduate Research Pages 

Here you will find:  

  • information about the research environment within the School of Law 

  • guidance on how to write a research proposal 

  • information on studentship applications 


We hope that this information will help you decide on putting in an application with us. 

Dr Fabienne Emmerich  

Postgraduate Research Director  

Please send all enquiries to: