In the context of the Doctoral Training Unit on DIgitaLisation Law And INnovation (DILLAN) Professor Mark Cole is opening one funded PhD position.
The doctoral candidate is expected to develop and research topics related to the regulation of machine learning technologies and specifically possibilities and limitations of an EU framework in this context.
The doctoral candidate will conduct research under the guidance of Prof. Cole with the aim of studying towards a PhD in Law
The doctoral candidate will publish research results and present them at conferences, workshops, etc
S / he shall contribute to the teaching of classes ranging from one to three hours per week, of small group teachings and tutorials
Master’s degree in Law. The PhD student should have a strong background in criminal law and procedure, as well as a strong interest in philosophy of law, tech law, regulatory and criminal policy
Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment : Fluency in English and a good knowledge of French, an additional language is an asset
Strong interest in interdisciplinary research
Excellent communication and team working skills are required
Fully-funded 4-year position
An exciting international and multilingual research environment and the possibility to work within a research team focused on digitalization, computer science and law
Travel opportunities for training and learning
Contract Type : Contrat à durée déterminée 48 Mois
Work Hours : Temps plein 40.0 Heures par Semaine
Location : Belval
Job Reference : RCREQ0004363
Applications should be submitted online and include :
Completed online application form;
A curriculum vitae;
Copies of university degrees (to the extent possible, please include university transcripts and official details of class rank);
A research proposal linked to the topic(s) advertised (2000 words-long, containing an explanation of the topic, its scientific background and why the applicant considers it to be important;
a research question and the specific aim of the research proposal; methodology; timeline for completion, and a short bibliography);
Two letters of recommendation by professors familiar with the applicant's academic legal training commenting on the applicant's ability to conduct academic research;
Proof of language proficiency in English and / or French if those languages are not the mother tongue of the applicant.
Early application is highly encouraged , as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply ONLINE formally through the HR system.
Applications by email will not be considered.
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