Professor John Bell

Law

Elected 1999

1999
Law

John Bell is a comparative lawyer who specialises in French and German laws. He is currently Professor of Law (1973) at the University of Cambridge. Previously, he worked at the Universities of Oxford and Leeds. He is also a Deacon of the Diocese of East Anglia. He is the Chair of the ALLEA Working Group on Horizon Europe and involved in the Academy's input to the funding of research in Europe. Professor Bell specialises in French and German laws, especially the law of obligations and public law. He has worked on the role of judiciaries (professional and lay) in western European countries

Current post

Professor of Law, University of Cambridge

Past appointments

University of Cambridge Professor of Law (1973)

Jan 2001 -

University of Leeds Professor of Public and Comparative Law

Jan 1989 - Jan 2001

Wadham College University of Oxford Fellow and Tutor in Law

Jan 1979 - Jan 1989

Sign up to our email newsletters