Master's programme - Apply by 31st of March!

07 Feb 2023

Why study an International Master’s in Sociology of Law?

  • If you are concerned with social problems and often think the law should fix it… - watch out!
  • If you wanted to become a lawyer because this would help you promote justice… - think again!
  • If you know much...

Call for Applications or Nominations as Scientific Director

24 Jan 2023

The IISL is issuing a call through the Research Committee for the Sociology of Law of the International Sociological Association for nominations for the position of Scientific Director of IISL. The current SD’s term ends in August 2024 and a new Director commences in September. Outstanding...

Summer holidays

28 Jul 2022

The IISL staff will begin their summer break on 29 July, and they will come back to work on 1 September. We wish you all a pleasant summer.

If you have any query, please contact us at the following email addresses:

A very last opportunity to apply for a place in the 2022-2023 International Master's Programme in Sociology of Law

26 Jul 2022

If you are interested in applying to the 2022/2023  International Master's Programme in Sociology of Law, offered in partnership by the Oñati International Institute for the Sociology of Law (IISL) and the University of the...

The IISL will participate in the Global Meeting on Law & Society

22 Jun 2022

The IISL participate in the Global Meeting on Law & Society, which will take place in Lisbon (13-16 July). The conference will be held at ISCTE University Institute of Lisbon with...

Workshops go back to presential after a three-year hiatus

09 May 2022

The 2022 workshop season begins on Thursday and Friday with the workshop titled "Structural inequality and the complexity of power: understanding why transformative legal concepts hit a glass ceiling", chaired by Dr. Lorena Sosa (Utrecht University), Dr. Kathrin Thiele (Utrecht University) and...

International workshop on Restorative justice in prisons (5-6 May)

30 Apr 2022

The IISL, together with the Equality, Justice and Social Policy department of the Basque Government, has organised the International Workshop titled Restorative justice in prisons, which will take place on 5 and 6 May in Bilbao.

The list of speakers is closed. However, it is possible to...

Webinar about Double Degree

14 Feb 2022

Students of the International Master in Sociology of Law (Oñati International Institute for the Sociology of Law/ University of the Basque Country) and students of the first year of the Master in Law and Sustainable Development (University of Milan) are invited to participate in a presentation...