New appointment to the Professorship of English Law
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Ben McFarlane to the Professorship of English Law. Professor McFarlane will join us in October 2019 and will be a Fellow of St John’s College.
He is currently Professor of Law at University College London, a post he has held since July 2012, and he has taught a wide range of subjects at UCL including Property Law I and II, International and Commercial Trusts Law, Commercial Law, and Unjust Enrichment, as well as seminars on the writing of Hohfeld. In Oxford, he was previously a Reader in Property Law and Trusts, and a Fellow of Trinity College and of St Peter’s College, as well as Penningtons Student in Law at Christ Church. He holds visiting appointments at the University of Paris II and at Melbourne Law School, where he is a Senior Fellow. He was awarded a Philip Leverhulme Prize in 2010.