Chris Thornhill#


Chris Thornhill
Email:chris.thornhill 'at' manchester.ac.uk
Membership Number:4253
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:LAW
Username:cthornhill
Elected:2016
Homepage: http://www.manchester.ac.uk/research/Chris.thornhill/publications




Present and Previous Positions
  • 2018 – present: Head of School of Law, Manchester University
  • 2013 – present: University of Manchester. Professor of Law
  • 2006 – 2013 University of Glasgow. Professor of Politics
  • 2004 – 2006 King’s College London. Professor
  • 2003 – 2004 King’s College London. Reader
  • 1995 – 2003 King’s College London. Lecturer
  • 1993 – 1995 University of Sussex. Lecturer

Fields of Scholarship
  • Sociology of law
  • Sociology of institutions
  • Historical sociology
  • Legal history
  • Comparative constitutional law
  • Legal and political philosophy

Honours and Awards
  • 2018 Humboldt Research Prize (Humboldt-Forschungspreis)
  • 2018 Niklas Luhmann Guest Professorship (Faculty of Sociology, University of Bielefeld)
  • 2018 Visiting Professor, School of Law, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo
  • 2016 Brazilian National Government Senior Visiting Professorship (Faculty of Law, University of Brasilia)
  • 2016 Membership of Academia Europaea
  • 2014, 2017 Visiting Professor, Unisinos Law School, São Leopoldo, Brazil
  • 2013 European Research Council Advanced Grant
  • 2012, 2015 Visiting Professor, Department of Government, Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, Santiago de Chile
  • 2011 Wolfgang Kaupen Preis (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Soziologie)
  • 2000 Outstanding Book Award (American Library Association)
  • 1990 Best Degree (Downing College Cambridge)
  • 1988-90 University of Cambridge Scholarship

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