- A curious and creative researcher with a background in international public law or EU law?
- Working on issues related to law, globalization, and sustainability?
- An engaged team player interested in helping organize joint research projects involving diverse communities?
- Interested in teaching in a diverse academic context?
Then the job of Researcher at the University of Amsterdam is perfect for you.What does this job entail?
You will be conducting innovative research on Sustainable Global Economic Law (SGEL
)-a unique interdisciplinary research project bringing together legal scholars across legal sub-disciplines to work on the interactions between global economic law, environmental and social justice issues. Besides your individual research projects, you will also actively contribute to the organization of international events and joint research projects, working within an interdisciplinary team. The research on SGEL forms part of a larger national collaboration under the topic "Transformative Effects of Globalization within Law" (TEGL
), a collaboration between four Dutch law faculties: Tilburg University, Maastricht University, Open University and University of Amsterdam that examines how law can foster just sustainability in global contexts. Finally, as part of your role, you will have the opportunity to contribute to teaching innovative courses in either international public or EU law.