Dr Katharine Thompson

Job: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester De Montfort Law School

Research group(s): Administrative Justice, Consumer Law

Address: The Gateway, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 2506106

E: kht@dmu.ac.uk

W: www.dmu.ac.uk/bal


Personal profile

Senior Lecturer Katharine teaches Constitutional and Administrative Law at undergraduate level, Employment Law at undergraduate and postgraduate level and Food Law at postgraduate level.  She is the Admissions Tutor for the LLM programmes.  She researches in the areas of Food Law and Public Law and has written a number of books and articles in these areas.  Katharine is also the Food Safety Editor for Butterworths Law of Food and Drugs.

Publications and outputs 

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Research interests/expertise

Food Safety Law, Administrative Law, Environmental Law.

Areas of teaching

Public Law, Employment Law, Food Law    


LLB (Aberdeen); MA Industrial Relations (Warwick); PhD (CNAA)

Courses taught

Constitutional and Administrative Law, Employment Law, Individual Labour Law, HRM in a Legal Context, Food Law in the UK and EU, Food Safety Law, Food Sources Protection    

Current research students

Onyeka Uzonwanne, Part Time, 2nd Supervisor

Professional esteem indicators

Editor – Environmental Health Law Reports, Sweet & Maxwell 1998-2003

Editor – Food Safety and Hygiene, Butterworths Law of Food and Drugs 1999 - 

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