The Department of Law of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg is looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher to conduct research in the context of the interdisciplinary research project on Criminal Proceedings and the Use of AI : Challenges for Common Criminal Procedure Principles and the Principles of the Rule of Law .
The research project is funded by the Fonds National de la Recherche. It gathers highly qualified experts in criminal law, IT law, data protection law, as well as in AI and machine learning, cybernetics, ethics and representatives of the private sector developing AI to examine critical questions about using AI in criminal proceedings.
The Postdoctoral Researcher will be working under the supervision of Professor Katalin Ligeti in the framework of the above-described research project.
In particular, the Postdoctoral Researcher will assist in setting up and implementing the project by
We are looking for a candidate with a PhD in Law, preferably with a specialisation in EU / international / national criminal / criminal procedure law and / or IT and completed by 1 September 2021 (N.
B. applications from PhD candidates who will have started their final year of doctoral studies before that date may be considered).
In particular, the following requirements apply :
In particular, we offer :
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