Jake Slosser

PhD Student

About

Jake focuses on conceptual change in precedent in the European Court of Justice by applying cognitive linguistics, namely conceptual metaphor theory, and network theory, to digital privacy law. The working title of his PhD is: "On the Use of Cognitive Linguistics to Explore Legal Categories: Judicial Interpretation in the European Court of Justice's Conception of Digital Information and Privacy."

Research Interests

The working title of Jake’s PhD is: “On the Use of Cognitive Linguistics to Explore Legal Categories: Judicial Interpretation in the European Court of Justice’s Conception of Digital Information and Privacy.” He focuses on conceptual change in precedent in the European Court of Justice by using cognitive linguistics, namely conceptual metaphor theory, applied to digital privacy law.

Teaching

Jake is currently the coordinator of Fundamentals of Dissertation and Research, and has taught in Negotiation and Mediation.