University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law

University Lectureship in Law and the Open Society

Faculty of Law CambridgeThe Faculty of Law at the University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint an appropriately qualified individual to a University Lectureship in Law and the Open Society from 1 October 2013. This is a new post which has been funded to allow the Faculty to develop expertise in the developing field of the open society. The person appointed will be expected to teach in some or all of the following areas: public law, privacy, human rights, freedom of information and data protection. The person appointed will teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level, conduct and supervise research, and participate in the general work of the Faculty.

Appointments made at University Lecturer level will be permanent, subject to a probationary period of five years.

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Further particulars and details of the application procedure are available to download, or telephone (01223) 330038. Applications should be made by sending a letter of application, together with a curriculum vitae and completed CHRIS/6 form (which can be downloaded via, to the Secretary of the Appointments Committee by Monday 11 February 2013. Applicants are requested to ask three referees to write directly to the Secretary of the Appointments Committee by the same date.

Quote Reference: JK24662
Salary: £37,012-£46,846 pa
Closing Date: 11 February 2013

The University offers a range of financial and family-friendly benefits, including attractive pension schemes, personal and professional development, well-being support and staff discounts. The University is committed to equality of opportunity.

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