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Wednesday, 9 June 2021

DowningThe Board of Electors to the Downing Professorship of the Laws of England invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within the field of Private Law to take up appointment on 1 October 2022.

Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature in the field of Private Law and the vision, leadership, experience and enthusiasm to build on current strengths in maintaining and developing a leading research presence. They are likely to hold a PhD or equivalent postgraduate qualification.

Standard professorial duties include teaching and research, examining, supervision and administration. The Professor will be based in Cambridge. A competitive salary will be offered.

Further particulars and details of the application procedure are available at Online application is available via that site.

Applications, consisting of a letter of application, a statement of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae and a publications list, along with details of three referees should be made online no later than 12 July 2021.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Mark Elliott (Convenor of the Board of Electors):

Please quote reference JK26945 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

Quote Reference: JK26945
Closing Date: 12 July 2021

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.