About this Fellow
After undergraduate and graduate education at the University of Oxford, Antony Duff taught from 1970 to 2009 in Department of Philosophy, University of Stirling, where he is now a Professor Emeritus; from 2010 to 2015 he held a half-time chair in the University of Minnesota Law School, where he was also co-director of the Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and holds an honorary doctorate from the University of Oslo. He has held a British Academy Research Readership (1989-91), and a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship (2002-2005). He works in the philosophy of criminal law, and has published on criminal punishment, on the structures of criminal liability, on the criminal process and on criminalization. He recently led major AHRC-funded research projects on The Trial on Trial, and on Criminalization, and also chaired the British Academy working group that produced the policy report on prisons - A Presumption Against Imprisonment (2014).
- Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, University of Stirling
- Lecturer to Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Stirling, 1970
- Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Stirling, University of Stirling, 1990
- Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, University of Stirling, 1990
Law Private Law (Contract, Restitution, Tort) Legal History Intellectual Property and Information Law Scots Law Private Law (Property, Equity, Trusts) Private Law (Family, Persons)
English law of obligations, especially the law of restitution/unjust enrichment and remedies for breach of contract and torts.
The economic analysis of law, with a particular focus on regulatory law
Public law; administrative justice and the relationship between law and medicine, particularly law and psychiatry