Research day (Faculty of Law)


The Faculty of Law's annual research day is a day by and for PhD students, their supervisors, (internal) co-supervisors, (internal) members of PhD committees,… and other researchers of the law faculty. For the 7th edition there will be:

  • a presentation by an expert in interdisciplinary (legal) research, followed by two pitches by junior researchers;
  • a presentation by an expert in structure of legal research, followed by two pitches by junior researchers.

Learning outcomes

Through this research day, it is intended to educate junior and senior researchers in the law faculty regarding various aspects of legal research and to engage them in dialogue about it.


An important part of preparing for any further professional step is becoming (more) aware of the competences you have developed and/or want to develop. During this research day, the following competences from the UHasselt competency overview are actively dealt with:

  • academic research competences
    • research methods
  • task-orientedness
    • organisation & coordination
    • project planning
    • quality assurance


For whom?

  • PhD students and senior researchers from the Faculty of Law

When and where?

  • May 21, 2021 - 13:00-15:35
  • This event will be organized online


  • Registration closed since May 12, 2021
  • As places are limited, registering does not automatically imply that you will be able to participate. You will be notified by email in due time.
  • Please cancel your registration at least one week in advance in case you cannot make it (cf. cancellation & no-show policy).

Acknowledged as?

  • category 'advanced discipline-specific knowledge' - 0.5 point D