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John Child
Senior Lecturer (Law)
T: +44 (0)1273 678456


Teaching areas include:

  • Criminal Law (doctrine and theory)
  • Criminal Law and Criminal Justice LLM 
  • Criminal Evidence
  • European Union Law
  • Understanding Law

Each module is designed with the research experience of the teaching team in mind. Thus, much of John's teaching (in criminal law) focuses on the structure of offences; inchoate liability; and defences.  


Teaching awards/nominations:

  • 2016-17 - Nominated for the OUP Law Teacher of the Year Award
  • 2015-16 - University Award - Outstanding or Inovative Undergraduate Teaching
  • 2014-15 - Student Led Award - Outstanding or Inovative Undergraduate Teaching