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Faculty and Fellow Profiles

Mark Hill

Professor, Centre for Law and Religion, Cardiff University

Areas of Expertise

Ecclesiastical Law; Church and State; Religious Freedom; Religious Liberty Litigation

    Hill is a professor at University of Cardiff. He has written, edited, or co-edited four books, including Ecclesiastical Law (Butterworths, London, 1995) Second Edition (Oxford University Press, 2001) Third Edition (Oxford University Press, 2007); English Canon Law (University of Wales Press, Cardiff, 1998); and Faithful Discipleship: Clergy Discipline in Anglican and Roman Catholic Canon Law (Centre for Law and Religion, Cardiff University, 2001). He has published more than 30 articles.

    He has been a Visiting Fellow at Emmanuel College, Cambridge since 1998, a member of the Legal Advisory Commission of the General Synod of the Church of England since 2001, the editor of Ecclesiastical Law Journal since 2002, and a fellow of the International Academy for the Freedom of Religion and Belief and a member of the European Consortium for Church and State Research since 2004.

    Hill holds a master of laws in Canon Law from Cardiff Law School, University of Wales, and a bachelor of laws from Associateship of King’s College, University of London.