Category Archives: Grants and Scholarships

‘15 fully-funded IP PhD positions are calling for candidates’

The European IP Institutes Network (EIPIN), a consortium of leading research and training centres in intellectual property (IP), has been awarded a prestigious Horizon 2020 grant, under the Marie Skłodowska Curie Action ITN-EJD. On 1 March 2017, the project EIPIN Innovation Society will be officially launched. The project is currently recruiting 15 PhD candidates wishing […]

Markets, Ethics, and the Law – Post-Doctorate Fellowships – Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics, Tel Aviv University

Candidates must have a PhD from a recognized institution in Israel or abroad, and must have received their degree after February 15th 2013. Candidates with permanent positions at universities or colleges are not eligible. Preference will be given to candidates who have not received their degree from TAU. Additional funding for travel for non-Israelis fellows […]

University of New South Wales: PhD Scholarships in Private Law

UNSW Australia is a research-intensive university ranked in the world’s top 50 universities (QS rankings 2016). Our Sydney campus is home to 55,000 students from over 120 countries. We aspire to be Australia’s global university, improving and transforming lives through excellence in research, outstanding education and a commitment to advancing a just society. Strategic area […]

Fellowships at Harvard Law School

“From our colleagues at Harvard Law School come these two job postings – please share with anyone potentially interested: Qualcomm Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Law and Intellectual Property. Located at Harvard Law School, the Qualcomm Fellowship is a two-year, residential postdoctoral program specifically designed to identify, cultivate, and promote promising scholars early in their careers […]

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 […]

Call to apply for PhD/Early Career Scholars bursaries to attend/present in ESRC Medico-Legal Seminar series: ‘Liability v Innovation: Unpacking Key Connections 2015-2017’

“In medico-legal literature two related claims are common: that the threat of legal liability for medical mishaps causes defensive medicine, and that in particular it stifles innovation. Both claims are supported by anecdotal experience of researchers and clinicians. However, the extent of the problem within and outside the UK is disputed. Moreover, the Bolam-Bolitho test […]

Position offered: PhD candidate in European Private Law: University of Amsterdam

The Faculty of Law is offering a position for a PhD researcher in European Private Law. The opening is for a position at the Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL), one of the centres of excellence of the University of Amsterdam. The researcher will work within the overarching project ‘The Architecture of […]

Postdoctoral Fellowships in Private Law, Harvard University

The Project on the Foundations of Private Law is an interdisciplinary research program at Harvard Law School dedicated to scholarly research in private law. Applicants should be aspiring academic with a primary interest in one or more of property, contracts, torts, intellectual property, commercial law, unjust enrichment, restitution, equity, and remedies. The Project welcomes applicants […]

Cambridge Law Journal PhD Studentships in Property Law and Contract Law or Tort Law

The Cambridge Law Journal is offering two studentships for full time PhD students commencing doctoral research in 2015-16. The purpose of these scholarships is to promote research in core areas of the common law. The value of a Cambridge Law Journal PhD Studentship will be up to the value of the applicable fees for a […]

PhD scholarships: Peter Birks Memorial Scholarships at University College London

“The Peter Birks Memorial Scholarships will be limited to new students starting in September 2015, undertaking research in private law, broadly conceived to include any comparative, doctrinal, historical or theoretical treatment of any aspect of obligations or property law. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and research potential. Candidates must meet […]