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Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: Comparative Unjust Enrichment: McGill University – Faculty of Law

The Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law intends to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with effect from August 2016 or other agreed date. The position is funded by an Insight Grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. The principal investigator is Professor Lionel Smith, researcher at the Crépeau Centre, […]

Jobs: Chair in Private Law, King’s College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law: Final reminder

“The School is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate to the position of Chair in Private Law, with a strong research profile and teaching interests in the Law of Obligations. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake world-leading research and to contribute strongly to teaching at the School, particularly in the law of tort […]

‘Apply to be a Qualcomm Fellow in Private Law and Intellectual Property!’

“The Project on the Foundations of Private Law at Harvard Law School is seeking applicants for the Qualcomm Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Law and Intellectual Property. The Fellowship is a two-year, residential postdoctoral program specifically designed to identify, cultivate, and promote promising scholars early in their careers with a primary interest in intellectual property and […]

‘Apply to be a Private Law Fellow!’

“The Project on the Foundations of Private Law at Harvard Law School is seeking applicants for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Law. The Fellowship is a two-year, residential postdoctoral program specifically designed to identify, cultivate, and promote promising scholars early in their careers with a primary interest in private law …” (more) [Janet Freilich, New […]

Chair in Private Law, King’s College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law

The School is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate to the position of Chair in Private Law, with a strong research profile and teaching interests in the Law of Obligations. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake world-leading research and to contribute strongly to teaching at the School, particularly in the law of tort […]

PhD candidate European Private Law: University of Amsterdam: Closing date 15 January 2016

The PhD candidate will be based within the Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL) and contribute to the overarching project ‘The Architecture of Post-National Rulemaking: Public International Law, European Public Law, and European Private Law’. The project aims to provide new reflections and insights into the discussion on the legitimacy of post-national […]

Visiting Research Post in Roman Law at Glasgow

The University of Glasgow School of Law invites applications from PhD students in Roman law or legal history for the post of Postgraduate Visiting Researcher, to be held during the 2016/17 academic year. The selected candidate will spend a term in Glasgow and receive a £2,000 award for support. The deadline for applications is 15 […]

Doctoral Students / Postdoctoral Researchers at Max-Planck-Institute for European Legal History, Frankfurt/Mai in Germany – closing date 12 June 2015

“We are looking to recruit up to six Doctoral Students and five Postdoctoral Research Associates from 1 October 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter for the following research fields in the department of Professor Stefan Vogenauer: (1) Legal Transfer in the Common Law World; (2) Legal History of the European Union … Your research […]

Professor of Contract and/or Property Law – TC Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland – closing date 5 April 2015

The School is seeking a Professor of Contract and/or Property Law to provide outstanding leadership and foster excellence in research, teaching and professional activities within the School, University, and within the industry and the community. The successful candidate will be committed to the development and maintenance of a high profile and productive program of research; […]

Research Assistant/ Research Associate / Research Fellow in Intellectual Property, National University of Singapore

The Centre for Law and Business is inviting applications from suitable candidates to carry out research on intellectual property law, particularly on patents. Subject to the standard NUS terms as to annual leave, the appointed candidate will be expected to be in residence throughout the term of his or her appointment … (more)