5 Assistant Professors, Faculty of Law

5 Assistant Professors, Faculty of Law

Published Deadline Location
15 Apr 5 May Maastricht
Assistant Professors Faculty of Law (0,8-1,0fte), 5 Years with Tenure-Track to Permanent Position

Job description

In the coming years, the Faculty of Law at Maastricht University will make an extra investment in two research themes: Law in a globalizing society: regulation and protection' and 'Digital legal studies: building technology for law'. The Assistant Professor is expected to do research on one of these two themes. In addition, the successful candidate will teach and be involved in the development of courses in either private law, administrative law, tax law, European law or legal theory.

Specifications

  • 30.4—38 hours per week, temporary
  • €3637—€5656 per month
  • Maastricht View on Google Maps

Maastricht University (UM)

Requirements

Candidates must:

- hold a PhD in law;

- have a strong background and proven interest in globalisation and law or Law & Tech;

- give evidence of sustained research achievements, reflected in peer-reviewed publications;

- have experience in teaching;

- have a strong command of English and willingness to learn Dutch;

- have excellent interpersonal and effective communication skills.

Conditions of employment

You will be employed temporarily as assistant professor (level 2) and agree to specific development goals. Five years after appointment, or earlier as soon as the development goals are met, you are promoted to assistant professor (level 1) in a permanent position. On your request, the decision can be deferred in case of special personal circumstances, such as pregnancy leave, parental leave, or chronic illness.

The salary depends on academic qualifications and experience. The salary will be set between minimum gross month salary € 3.637,00 of salary scale 11 (according to assistant professor 2) and maximum gross month salary of € 5.656,00 of salary scale 12 (according to assistant professor 1), based on a full-time employment, of the Collective Labour Agreement of the Dutch Universities. For people recruited from abroad a reduced income tax rate may apply.

More information on terms of employment of the university can be found on: http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl > Support > Employees.

Employer

Maastricht University is renowned for its unique, innovative, problem-based learning system, which is characterized by a small-scale and student-oriented approach. Research at UM is characterized by a multidisciplinary and thematic approach, and is concentrated in research institutes and schools. Maastricht University has around 16,300 students and 4,300 employees. Reflecting the university's strong international profile, a fair amount of both students and staff are from abroad. The university hosts 6 faculties: Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Faculty of Law, School of Business and Economics, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience.

Maastricht University provides you a unique international experience in a Dutch city. http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/

 

Department

About the Faculty of Law at Maastricht University

The Faculty of Law of Maastricht University provides challenging and high-quality legal education for Bachelor's and Master's students. The faculty is a pioneer in small-scale and innovative education and trains lawyers for both the national and international labor market. The faculty is among the top 50 law schools worldwide and, with 51% foreign students, is the most international legal faculty in Europe. It has 3000 students and more than 300 employees.

The research within the faculty is conducted within one of the faculty research institutes and the Maastricht Graduate School of Law. The focus of the research is on European and international aspects of law, human rights, migration and Law & Tech. The faculty attaches great importance to both fundamental and more practical research and is known for its stimulating research climate.

 

 

 

Additional information

Application and Selection Process

Written applications, including a motivation letter, curriculum vitae, a representative publication or part of the PhD-thesis must be sent no later than 5 May 2019 (23:59) to pzfdrvacatures@maastrichtuniversity.nl.

When applying, please indicate where your interest for teaching lies: in private law, administrative law, tax law, European law or legal theory.

See for more specific information about these various vacancies (five positions of assistant professor in total) our website ‘academic transfer’ by the following link:53987  /  53982  /  5354753975 / 54175 

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Specifications

  • Professors, associate professors, assistant professors and lecturers; Research, Development, Innovation; Education
  • Law
  • 30.4—38 hours per week, temporary
  • €3637—€5656 per month
  • Doctorate
  • AT2019.132

Employer

Maastricht University (UM)

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Location

Minderbroedersberg 4, 6211 LK, Maastricht

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Application procedure

You can send your application to the following emailaddress: pzfdrvacatures@maastrichtuniversity.nl. When applying for this job always mention the vacancy number.

Maastricht University is committed to nurturing an inclusive culture and a welcoming atmosphere. This inclusiveness strategy has resulted in a very diverse representation of nationalities and cultures. We strongly believe that diversity (including, but not limited to nationality, age and gender) of the staff and student population will increase the quality of UM education & research. Fostering diversity and inclusivity creates an academic community where individual talents thrive, and values and differences are cherished. We strongly encourage you to apply if you are qualified for this position.

Apply via postal mail

Apply via postal mail

pzfdrvacatures@maastrichtuniversity.nl

Don't forget to mention AcademicTransfer and the job number: AT2019.132 in your letter.

Application procedure

Application procedure

You can send your application to the following emailaddress: pzfdrvacatures@maastrichtuniversity.nl. When applying for this job always mention the vacancy number.

Maastricht University is committed to nurturing an inclusive culture and a welcoming atmosphere. This inclusiveness strategy has resulted in a very diverse representation of nationalities and cultures. We strongly believe that diversity (including, but not limited to nationality, age and gender) of the staff and student population will increase the quality of UM education & research. Fostering diversity and inclusivity creates an academic community where individual talents thrive, and values and differences are cherished. We strongly encourage you to apply if you are qualified for this position.

Make sure to apply no later than 5 May 2019.