Post-doc in European Law

Country: Luxembourg;

City: Luxembourg

Vacancy added: 01.10.2015

Employer: University of Luxembourg

Vacancy type: PostDoc vacancy;

For whom: For researchers;


The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg has an opening for

1 Post-doc in European Law (post-doctoral) (M/F)

  • Ref: F2-070019 (to be mentioned in all correspondence
  • 2 year fixed-term contract, 40h/week, renewable for a maximum of 60 months.
Your Role

Under the direction of Professor Herwig Hofmann in cooperation with Professors Jörg Gerkrath and Eletheria Neframi

  •  Realize researches in the field of European Law;
  •  Publication of articles in scientific reviews and contributions to conferences;
  •  Assist and mentor PhD candidates
  •  Assist with teaching activities, one to three hours a week and contribute to tutoring students including moot court teams.

For further information please contact:

Your Profile
  • PhD in European, Public or Comparative Law, preferably with a specialization in EU law and/or ECHR law;
  • Excellent knowledge of European Law and be able to autonomously conduct research at a post-doctoral level;
  • Have the llinguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment: fluency in either English or French, good understanding of the second language and possibly a third language (particularly German) will be considered an advantage;
  • Team-oriented.
We offer
  • Personal work space at the University (full-time contract requires to work on the University’s premises);
  • Attractive remuneration.
Further Information

Applications can be submitted in French, English or German and must include the following:

  •  An application letter;
  •  A copy of the PhD diploma including the defence report if available;
  •  A detailed curriculum vitae with a complete bibliography of the applicant’s published works;
  •  A description (+/- 6000 characters) of the scientific work the applicant is interested in pursuing (research project);
  •  The name, current position, and relation to the applicant of the two persons cited as reference;
  • Copy of the publications that the applicant deems most relevant to his/her research work.

Please apply online ( before October 31st 2015

Applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.
The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer


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