Cian Murphy

Cian Murphy


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Research interests

Dr Murphy’s research interests lie in public law, counter-terrorism law, EU criminal law and justice, and the relationship between law, power and violence. The Arts & Humanities Research Council, the National University of Ireland, and the Modern Law Review have supported Dr Murphy’s research. In Summer 2012 he began a British Academy-funded project on comparative counter-terrorism law. In Spring 2013 he will be a Fulbright-Schuman Scholar at Georgetown University Center on National Security and the Law and New York University. A selection of his research can be found on SSRN. His current research projects include:

  • ‘Law and Power in Transatlantic Counter-Terrorism Co-operation’ supported by the Fulbright Commission.
  • ‘A Critical Comparison of Material Support Law in the EU and US’ funded by a British Academy Small Research Grant.
  • ‘Explicit Judicial Dialogue and Human Rights Law’ supported by the Centre of European Law.

Research interests (short)

public law, counter-terrorism law, EU criminal law and justice

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, King's College London

Award Date: 1 Jan 2010

Master of Laws, University of London

Award Date: 1 Jan 2006

Bachelor of Civil Law, University College Cork

Award Date: 1 Jan 2005


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