Dr Michael Foran
- Lecturer in Public Law (Law)
Dr Michael Foran joined the law school in 2022, having previously taught at the University of Strathclyde from 2020-22. He completed his PhD in Constitutional Theory at the University of Cambridge and holds degrees from the London School of Economics (MSc in Law and Anthropology) and Trinity College Dublin (LLB).
He specialises in constitutional law with a particular focus on the rule of law, legal equality, and the common law constitutional tradition.
In 2022 he was a visiting researcher at the Common Good Project, University of Oxford.
Public Law: The Rule of Law, Equality Before the Law, Common Law Theory, Common Good Constitutionalism, Judicial Review
Jurisprudence: Legal and Political Theory, Natural Law Theory, Fundamental Rights, Natural Justice
Professional activities & recognition
Prizes, awards & distinctions
- 2020: Yorke Prize (University of Cambridge)