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Lecturer in Law (2 posts)
Senior Lecturer in Law (3 posts)

Lecturer in Law, 2 posts (Full Time) - Reference 1432184

Job Description and Person Specification (PDF)

Grade 8
Salary £41,430 - £48,873 per annum , inclusive of London Allowance
Hours 36.5 per week (full time)

Duties and Responsibilities
For almost 200 years, UCL Laws has been one of the leading centres of legal education in the world. Recognised as offering an outstanding educational experience to our students, we combine a strong theoretical foundation in the law with practical teaching from world-leading academics and practitioners.

The Faculty is now looking for 2 Lecturers (and 3 Senior Lecturers) to join its team of over 60 academic staff, and to undertake research and teaching in the areas of Commercial Contract Law, Company Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property Law and Bentham Studies.

Successful applicants will enjoy membership of a well-resourced and well supported research community, which fosters engagement with national and international academic colleagues, judiciary, practising lawyers, and the wider community through a full programme of staff seminars, public conferences, lectures and workshops.

Key Requirements
Applicants will need to have a postgraduate degree in Law or a cognate area. The successful candidates must demonstrate an ability and willingness to teach successfully at Higher Education level, and must provide evidence of significant scholarship in one or more of the following areas: Commercial Contract Law, Company Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property Law, and Bentham Studies.

Please refer to the Person Specification for a full list of the essential and desirable criteria for these vacancies.

Further Details
Job Description and Person Specification (PDF)

To apply for the vacancy, please visit the vacancy listing on the main UCL recruitment page, and click on the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the advertisement.

In addition to completing the online application form, please also forward the following supporting documentation to Laura Allum, the Faculty Staffing Officer, at l.allum@ucl.ac.uk:

  • A letter of application explaining your interest in the post (2 pages maximum).
  • A statement detailing your research achievements to date, and your research plans over the next 12-24 months (2 pages maximum).
  • Up to three research outputs for the selection panel to examine.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Laura Allum, l.allum@ucl.ac.uk, 020 7679 1467.

If you wish to have an informal and confidential discussion about your suitability for these posts, and/or the duties attached to them, please contact the Faculty Vice Dean (Staffing), Professor Charles Mitchell (charles.mitchell@ucl.ac.uk).

Closing Date Sunday 21 September 2014
Interview Date Tuesday 4 - Thursday 6 November 2014

UCL Taking Action for Equality

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Academic Staff.

Please use these links to find out more about the UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job, employee benefits that we offer and further information about UCL.

Senior Lecturer in Law, 3 posts (Full Time) - Reference 1432185

Job Description and Person Specification (PDF)

Grade 9
Salary £53,119 - £57,760 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
Hours 36.5 per week (full time)

Duties and Responsibilities
For almost 200 years, UCL Laws has been one of the leading centres of legal education in the world. Recognised as offering an outstanding educational experience to our students, we combine a strong theoretical foundation in the law with practical teaching from world-leading academics and practitioners.

The Faculty is now looking for 3 Senior Lecturers (and 2 Lecturers) to join its team of over 60 academic staff, and to undertake research and teaching in the areas of Commercial Contract Law, Company Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property Law and Bentham Studies.

Successful applicants will enjoy membership of a well-resourced and well supported research community, which fosters engagement with national and international academic colleagues, judiciary, practising lawyers, and the wider community through a full programme of staff seminars, public conferences, lectures and workshops.

Key Requirements
The successful applicant will need a good first degree (2:1 or above) and doctorate in Law or a cognate area relevant to the Centre's interests, experience of undertaking research in their area of expertise, and be highly proficient in the use of IT packages. Organisational skills, the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines are essential, and candidates will need to demonstrate excellent writing skills for promoting and reporting on research.

Further Details
Job Description and Person Specification (PDF)

To apply for the vacancy, please visit the vacancy listing on the main UCL recruitment page, and click on the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the advertisement.

In addition to completing the online application form, please also forward the following supporting documentation to Laura Allum, the Faculty Staffing Officer, at l.allum@ucl.ac.uk:

  • A letter of application explaining your interest in the post (2 pages maximum).
  • A statement detailing your research achievements to date, and your research plans over the next 12-24 months (2 pages maximum).
  • Up to three research outputs for the selection panel to examine.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Laura Allum, l.allum@ucl.ac.uk, 020 7679 1467.

If you wish to have an informal and confidential discussion about your suitability for these posts, and/or the duties attached to them, please contact the Faculty Vice Dean (Staffing), Professor Charles Mitchell (charles.mitchell@ucl.ac.uk).

Closing Date Sunday 21 September 2014
Interview Date Tuesday 4 - Thursday 6 November 2014

UCL Taking Action for Equality

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Academic Staff.

Please use these links to find out more about the UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job, employee benefits that we offer and further information about UCL.

 

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