Doctoral researcher (PhD) in criminal law (DILLAN)
University of Luxembourg
Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
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About the University

The University of Luxembourg aspires to be one of Europe’s most highly regarded universities with a distinctly international and interdisciplinary character .

It fosters the cross-fertilisation of research and teaching , is relevant to its country, is known worldwide for its research and teaching in targeted areas, and is establishing itself as an innovative model for contemporary European Higher Education.

It s core asset is its well-connected world-class academic staff which will attract the most motivated, talented and creative students and young researchers who will learn to enjoy taking up challenges and develop into visionary thinkers able to shape society.

The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance offers three Bachelor programmes, four Master programmes of Management and Economics and six Masters of Laws (LL.

M.), as well as several continuing education courses. It also includes the Doctoral School in Law and the Doctoral School in Economics and Finance.

Around 2,500 students from 90 different nationalities are enrolled at the Faculty. Academic staff from 18 different nationalities teach at the Faculty, supported by practitioners from the field, visiting scholars and guest professors.

Rooted in Luxembourg but with a European and international outlook , the Faculty counts three departments :

  • Department of Law
  • Department of Economics and Management
  • Department of Finance
  • Teaching and research benefit from the proximity of the European institutions, Luxembourg’s leading international financial centre and its vibrant business community.

    Institutional and private sector partnerships, sponsored Chairs and a growing network of international partner universities make the FDEF a vibrant academic hub at the heart of Europe .

    Your Role

    In the context of the Doctoral Training Unit on DIgitaLisation Law And INnovation (DTU DILLAN) Professor Katalin Ligeti is opening one funded PhD position.

    The doctoral candidate is expected to develop and work on a project on AI and Predictions in Criminal Justice : Assessing the Risks of Flight and Recidivism in the Era of Algorithms’.

    The PhD should examine, at a minimum, the use of Decisional AI in Criminal Proceedings.

  • The doctoral candidate will conduct research under the guidance of Prof. Ligeti with the aim of studying towards a PhD in Criminal 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
  • Your Profile

  • Master’s degree in Law
  • Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment : Fluency in English and a good knowledge of French as working languages, an additional language is an asset
  • Strong interest in interdisciplinary research
  • Excellent communication and team working skills are required
  • We offer

  • Fully-funded 4-year position
  • Travel opportunities for training and learning
  • In Short

  • Contract Type : Fixed Term Contract 48 Month
  • Work Hours : Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
  • Location : Kirchberg
  • Job Reference : UOL03591
  • Further Information

    Applications should be submitted online and include :

    Deadline for applications : 15 January 2021.

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