Title of thesis: ‘Confidentiality and Truth Telling: Bioethics and Judicial Decision Making’
Supervisor: Dr Stephen W. Smith
LLB (Hons), University of Birmingham
Clark Hobson graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2010 with first class honours in Law. Later that year, Clark joined Birmingham Law School as a Postgraduate Teaching Assistant. During his undergraduate studies, Clark was awarded both the St. Phillips Chambers Prize, and the Sir Henry Barber Law Scholarship, in recognition of his academic achievements.
Clark is currently working on his PhD thesis, entitled ‘Confidentiality and Truth Telling: Bioethics and Judicial Decision Making’. His research will explore theoretical justifications as to why bioethical principles might be given a privileged status within the Law.
Clark sits as Postgraduate Representative on the Law School’s Staff-Student Consultative Committee.