Category Archives: Jobs

‘Durham Law School Seeks Equity & Trusts Professor’

“The following is posted as a courtesy for Dr Henry Jones (Associate Professor, Durham Law School): ‘Durham Law School is recruiting an Assistant prof in Equity and Trusts. The current Equity/property team at Durham includes ETRN members Dr Johanna Jacques and myself …’” (more) [Gerry W Beyer, Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog, 20 January]

‘European Commission seeking (private international law) experts for its European Democracy Action Plan’

“The European Commission on 3 December presented the European Democracy Action Plan. The Press Release explains that: ‘Standing up to challenges to our democratic systems from rising extremism and perceived distance between people and politicians, the Action Plan sets out measures to promote free and fair elections, strengthen media freedom and counter disinformation’ …” (more) […]

‘Suffolk seeks visitors to teach Trusts & Estates and Property’

“Suffolk University Law School in Boston invites applications for two visiting faculty positions for the upcoming 2021-2022 academic school year. We are seeking full-year coverage for the following courses: (i) first-year Property and (ii) Trusts and Estates, though candidates seeking one-semester visits are also welcome to apply …” (more) [Gerry W Beyer, Wills, Trusts & […]

‘The University of Zurich is seeking applications for a Professorship in private law (with a focus on the Code of Obligations)’

The University of Zurich is seeking applications for a Professorship in private law (with a focus on the Code of Obligations) to take effect from the beginning of the Spring Semester 2022 (1 February 2022), or by arrangement. The level of employment is 50%. The professorship is to be occupied by an individual with a […]

Markets, Ethics, and the Law: Post-Doctorate Fellowships (Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics at Tel Aviv University)

The Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics at Tel Aviv University is accepting applications for its 2021-22 post-doctorate fellowship program. The Center offers grants to outstanding researchers who study the ethical, moral and political aspects of markets, local or global, real or virtual. The Center encourages applications from all disciplines and fields, including economics, social […]

‘Job: PhD positions at the Max Planck Institute for European Legal History (Frankfurt)’

“The Max Planck Institute for European Legal History in Frankfurt has two calls for PhD students in: the newly established department ‘Multidisciplinary Theory of Law’ directed by Professor Dr Marietta Auer (DEADLINE: 1 December 2020); two open positions in Abteilung II („Historische Normativitätsregime“) (Direktor Professor Dr Thomas Duve) (DEADLINE: 31 December 2020) …” (more) [Filip […]

‘Humboldt-University Berlin: PhD fellowship in private (international) law’

“The Graduate Programm ‘Dynamic Integration’ at the Faculty of Law of Humboldt-University Berlin offers a PhD fellowship in private (international) law. The fellowship is (generously) funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft). In addition, Humboldt-University offers an outstanding research environment …” (more) [Giesela Ruehl, Conflict of Laws .net, 2 July]

‘Five research positions Erasmus School of Law’

“Erasmus School of Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam) is recruiting five researchers (two postdocs, two PhDs and one parttime associate/endowed/full professor) for the research project ‘Affordable Access to Justice: towards sustainable cost and funding mechanisms for civil litigation in Europe’ …” (more) [Xandra Kramer, Conflict of Laws .net, 21 June]

‘Job Vacancy: Researchers in Private International Law and in International Business Law’

“Professor Matthias Lehmann, Chair of Private International and Comparative Law at the University of Vienna (from 1 September 2020), seeks highly skilled and ambitious research fellows (‘prae-docs’). Successful candidates will hold a first law degree from any jurisdiction, possess an excellent command of English, and have a basic knowledge of German. Knowledge of other languages […]

Research Assistant / Research Associate / Research Fellow: Centre for Banking and Finance Law, National University of Singapore

“The Centre for Banking and Finance Law (CBFL) at the Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore seeks to be at the cutting edge of legal developments in banking and finance by contributing ideas for improving the financial system at the national, regional and global levels. It aims to bring together a vibrant community to […]