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Dr Nicola Rees

LLB(Hons), MA, Barrister at law, PGCE, Ph.D. ILM
Principal Lecturer
Law School

KH- 60 Kenry House
Kingston University
Kingston Hill
Kingston Upon Thames

020 8417 9000 Ext: 65634


Nicola started working at Kingston in 1999 as a research assistant to the Jean Monnet Chair. She became a full time lecturer in 2001, teaching across a number of disciplines including Public Law and Civil Liberties & Human Rights. Nicola was awarded a National Teaching Fellowship by the Higher Education Academy in 2004 for a project on student engagement. Nicola was made Course Director for the LLB programmes in 2004 and made principal lecturer. She was Director of Studies from 2011 to 2013.


Human rights in the domestic context, with particular emphasis on the regulatory structures of the Church of England. Land Law

Research Interest(s)

The Convention on Human Rights and Elder Law in England

The compliance of Church of England law with the Convention


Nicola is module leader for Land Law at both UG and PG level. 


Nicola was awarded the NTF for projects focusing on student engagement for which she was awarded a £50,000 prize. This has led to career development in designing and managing courses at Kingston with an emphasis on employability for undergraduates. Nicola also has long experience in admissions to the Law School and was responsible for stategic development while Director of Studies.


Nicola is an Associate Researcher with the Centre for Law and Religion at Cardiff University


Nicola is a member of Inner Temple; HEA;

Recent Publications

Number of items: 5.


Aries, Nicola and Marshall, Emily (2005) Book review of: 'Legal method text and materials' by Carl F. Stychin and Linda Mulcahy; 'Legal method' by Ian Mcleod and 'Unlocking legal learning' by Rebecca Huxley-Binns, Leon Riley and Chris Turner. Law Teacher, 39(3), pp. 397-401. ISSN (print) 0306-9400


Meenan, Helen , Rees, Nicola and Doron, Israel, eds. (2015) Towards human rights in residential care for older persons: international perspectives. London, U.K. : Routledge. 272p. ISBN 9780415725552 (In Press)

Conference or Workshop Item

Rees, Nicola (2014) Community of the dead. In: Community of the Dead Interdisciplinary Conference; Jan 30 2014, Cambridge, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Rees, Nicola (2010) The labyrinthine law of disposal of the dead: the complications, the complexities and the convention. In: Eleventh Colloquium on Cemeteries; 21 May 2010, York, U.K.. (Unpublished)


Rees, Nicola (2012) The labyrinthine law of disposal of the dead: the complications, the complexities and the convention. (PhD thesis), Kingston University.

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