JSW Law welcomes high-level delegation from German Academic Exchange Service

JSW Law was honoured to welcome a fact-finding mission from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), headed by DAAD General Secretary Dr. Dorothea Rüland, for a series of discussions concerning future cooperation between German law faculties and Bhutan’s first law school.  The discussions were part of a larger Bhutanese-German summit concerning future cooperation between the

International pedagogy expert visits JSW Law faculty

Eleanor Wong, an associate professor of law at the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law, visited Thimphu this week to design a legal pedagogy training workshop for JSW Law faculty.  Professor Wong visited local high schools, meeting with teachers and observing classes, as well as tertiary educational institutions. Professor Wong has delivered lectures and

JSW Law faculty teach in PGDNL

Professor Judy Stark, the associate dean for library and information services, and Professor Rinzin Wangdi, recently completed teaching first-term courses as part of the Post-Graduate Diploma in National Law (PGDNL) course, offered at the Royal Institute of Management in Thimphu. PGDNL is a one-year “conversion course” offered to Bhutanese law graduates who wish to convert

Kristen De Remer joins JSW Law

JSW Law is proud to announce the appointment of Ms. Kristen DeRemer as its first research faculty member. Ms. DeRemer joins JSW Law to help direct a country-wide Legal Needs Assessment (LNA), which the law school projects will be completed by the end of the 2019 calendar year. Ms DeRemer has extensive prior experience managing