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Professor Julian Rivers

Professor Julian Rivers

Professor Julian Rivers
B.A., LL.M., M.iur., M.A. (Cantab.), Ph.D.

Professor of Jurisprudence

Office 5.70
Wills Memorial Building,
Queens Road, Clifton BS8 1RJ
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+44 (0) 117 954 5354


Legal and Constitutional Theory, Public Law, Law and Religion


Julian Rivers studied law at Cambridge and Göttingen Universities before becoming a lecturer at Bristol in 1993. His research interests lie mainly in the area of legal and constitutional theory, with a particular interest in the legal regulation of religions. He was awarded a doctorate in 2004 on the basis of his published work. He is an editor-in-chief of the Oxford Journal of Law and Religion and a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Ecclesiastical Law Journal. He was appointed Professor of Jurisprudence in 2007.

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