The Doctoral Training Unit on Enforcement in Multi-level Regulatory Systems II (REMS-II) is opening 1 funded PhD position in Public International Law .
For information on this training programme and on the specific areas see the link below
The doctoral candidate will conduct research under the guidance of professor Matthew Happold with the aim of studying towards a PhD in Law in the area of the public and private enforcement of international sanctions at the national level
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
Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment : fluency in English, good understanding of French and possibly a third language.
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 enforcement in multi-level regulatory systems.
Personal workspace (full-time contract requires the doctoral candidate to work at the University premises).
Travel opportunities for training and learning.
The University offers highly competitive salaries based on the candidate's experience and is an equal opportunity employer
Contract Type : 36 months fixed-term contract (extendable up to 48 months if required)
Work Hours : Temps plein 40.0 Heures par Semaine
Employee and student status
Location : Kirchberg
Job Reference : UOL03644 / DTU REMS II - R-AGR-3414 (to be mentioned in all correspondence)
Applications should be submitted online before 05 November 2020 and must include the following :
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 project description (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.
Please apply ONLINE formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.
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