the Best Doctors of Juridicial Science

Legal students wishing to teach law at the postgraduate level should consider an SJD, otherwise known as a Doctor of the Science of Law. This advanced degree includes intense study and research that culminates in a publishable doctoral dissertation within five years.An LLM is a postgraduate law degree that is pursued by students who want to specialize in a particular area of law. Graduates with th… Read more

Legal students wishing to teach law at the postgraduate level should consider an SJD, otherwise known as a Doctor of the Science of Law. This advanced degree includes intense study and research that culminates in a publishable doctoral dissertation within five years.

An LLM is a postgraduate law degree that is pursued by students who want to specialize in a particular area of law. Graduates with this specialized training are often qualified to work in global legal environments.

SJD 2020

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Dallas, USA

The degree of Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.) is the highest post-graduate law degree offered by the Dedman School of Law. The S.J.D is primarily a research and writing d ... Read more

The degree of Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.) is the highest post-graduate law degree offered by the Dedman School of Law. The S.J.D is primarily a research and writing degree (as opposed to a course-oriented degree such as the LL.M. degree) during which the S.J.D. candidate conducts extensive postgraduate-level legal research with a view toward submitting an acceptable doctoral dissertation of publishable quality within a five-year period. This program is intended for highly qualified candidates seeking a legal academic career or a high level, policy-oriented governmental or inter-governmental position. Read less
SJD
August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
5 years
English
Campus
 
Shanghai, China

The Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.; in Latin, Scientiae Juridical Doctor) Program, modeled on the Ph.D. programs in other disciplines, is designed for those seeking to pu ... Read more

The Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.; in Latin, Scientiae Juridical Doctor) Program, modeled on the Ph.D. programs in other disciplines, is designed for those seeking to pursue academic careers as teachers and scholars of law. This highly selective program is open only to applicants who possess a distinguished prior academic record in law, show promise of outstanding scholarship and demonstrate a high potential for completing a scholarly dissertation of the required quality. Read less
SJD
September 2020
Full-time
3 years
31 March 2020
English
Campus
 
Boston, USA

The Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) degree is a post LL.M. degree that is awarded upon the completion of an in-depth, publication-quality, dissertation which makes an origin ... Read more

The Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) degree is a post LL.M. degree that is awarded upon the completion of an in-depth, publication-quality, dissertation which makes an original and creative contribution to the legal literature. Read less
SJD
01 September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Hartford, USA

The LL.M. to S.J.D. The program is intended for individuals who have demonstrated evidence of superior scholarly potential and who are engaged in or plan to pursue, careers in ... Read more

The LL.M. to S.J.D. The program is intended for individuals who have demonstrated evidence of superior scholarly potential and who are engaged in or plan to pursue, careers in academia, government service, or the judiciary. Read less
SJD
01 September 2020
Full-time
15 June 2016
English
Campus