Education and Qualifications

2002 to 2005. LLB in Law and Sociology, First Class Honours, Cardiff  University

2005 to 2010. PhD: Religion, Law and Society – An Analysis of the Interface between the Law on Religion and the Sociology of Religion (Supervised by Professor Norman Doe), Cardiff University

2011: Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Current Roles

Editorial Board Memberships

  • Brill Research Perspectives in Law and Religion
  • European Journal of Law and Religion
  • Law and Justice
  • Journal of the Sociology of Law and Religion

Previous Roles

  • Specialist Contributing Editor, Jowitt’s Dictionary of English Law (Ecclesiastical Law)
  • European representative on the editorial board of the Routledge Series on Law and Religion
  • Elected member of the General Committee of the Ecclesiastical Law Society

Professional memberships

  • Co-founder and co-convenor of the Law and History research group
  • Co-founder and member of the Law and Religion Scholars Network (LARSN)
  • Co-founder and member of the Interfaith Legal Advisers Network (ICLARS)
  • Member of the GW4 Network on Family Regulation and Society
  • Member of the Ecclesiastical Law Society
  • Member of the Selden Society
  • Member of the Society of Legal Scholars
  • Member of the Socio-Legal Studies Association

Academic positions

2016 to 2018: Reader in Law, Cardiff University

2013 to 2016: Senior Lecturer in Law, Cardiff University

2008 to 2013: Lecturer in Law, Cardiff University