Prof. Nigel Geoffrey Foster


Professor of EU & International Law, LLM Degree Academic Director, Robert Kennedy College, Zürich, Professor of EU Law Modules, South East European Law Schools' Network (SEELS). Visiting Professor: Europa-Institut, Universität des Saarlandes & The University College of Northern Borneo

From 2019
Appointed Visiting Professor and external advisor for the Law programmes at the University College of Northern Borneo

From 2015 to 2019
External Examiner for Cardiff Metropolitan University LLM Programmes (UK & Overseas)

From 2014 
LLM Programme Leader and LLM Dissertation Supervisor Coordinator for Cumbria and Salford Universities for Robert Kennedy College, Zurich
2012-2014
Visiting Professor of European Law at the University of the West of England, Bristol
2007-2010
Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Buckingham
2006-2011
Professor of European law, University of Buckingham &  Jean Monnet Chair in European Law
1988-2006
Lecturer in Law, Senior Lecturer in Law and Reader in Law, Cardiff Law School (also 2002-2006: Jean Monnet Chair in European Law)
1983-1988
Lecturer in Law, University of Wales, Institute of Science and Technology (UWIST), Cardiff, Department of Law
1979-1982
University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent
3 Year Degree Course in the Faculty of Social Sciences.
Graduated with B.A. (Hons.) Degree in Law II (i)
1977-1979
Evening Class concurrent with full time employment
Coventry Technical College
British Social & Economic History and Government & Politics
1975-1977
Professional Examinations whilst working in commerce
1972-1975
Day release and evening classes concurrent with full time employment
East Warwickshire College of Further Education, Rugby, Warwickshire
O.N.C. in Business Studies (Credits in Economics and Law)
1972-1979
Employment at Travis & Arnold plc (a national Builders' Merchant - Now Travis Perkins). Promoted in 1976 to Manager of the Heating design and Sales department