Paul Maharg


Paul Maharg (MA (Hons) Class 1, PhD, PGCE, Dip Ed, LLB) is Professor of Practice - Legal Education at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  Previously he was Professor of Law at the Australian National University.  Prior to that he was Professor of Legal Education in the School of Law, University of Northumbia, and before that he was a Professor of Law in the Glasgow Graduate School (GGSL), University of Strathclyde where he was Co-Director of Legal Practice Courses, and Director of the innovative Learning Technologies Development Unit at the GGSL, as well as Director of the two-year, JISC/UKCLE-funded project, SIMPLE (SIMulated Professional Learning Environment – 

He has published widely in the fields of legal education and professional learning design.  His specialisms include regulation and legal education, interdisciplinary educational design, and the use of ICT at all levels of legal education.  He was appointed a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, a Fellow of the RSA (, and National Teaching Fellow (2011). He blogs at 





Osgoode Hall Law School, York University