Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in English Contract Law – 138015

Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Job description

FTE: 1 (Full time)
Term: Open contract
Closing date: 15/07/2018

The Strathclyde Law School has established a great reputation for the highest quality teaching and research over more than 50 years. One of the UK’s leading Law Schools, Strathclyde was ranked 14th out of 92 in the 2018 Good University Guide.  In the REF 2014, Strathclyde was 1st equal in research intensity in Scotland.

Building on a recent major investment programme in the Law School, the University of Strathclyde is seeking to make further appointments to its teaching and research strength.

Strathclyde offers three full, professionally-accredited programmes in English Law: the English LLB, the dual honours Scots and English LLB and the Graduate Scots and English LLB.  We are seeking an enthusiastic individual to teach the English law of obligations at the LLB level, whether in the area of contract law or tort law or both.  There would also be opportunities to participate in teaching at the postgraduate and at the Honours level.  The successful applicant would also be expected to contribute to REF 2021.

Strathclyde Law School has a reputation as a provider of innovative, technology-based learning and teaching. Its strategy for the future of teaching English Law includes the further development of this sort of blended-learning and distance-learning activity. This is a great opportunity to develop teaching in this field, while developing individual research activities within the supportive, collaborative atmosphere in this leading law school.

An appointment will be made at Grade 7, Grade 8 or Grade 9 dependent on the skills and experience of the candidate.

Informal enquiries about the post can be directed to Professor Alastair Hudson, Head of School (alastair.hudson@strath.ac.uk).

Formal interviews for this post will be held during the week commencing 23 July 2018.

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