Thursday, May 21, 2009

Job Opening: Maastricht (Lecturer)

The University of Maastricht is seeking to hire a Lecturer in International Economic Law. Here's the advertisement:

University lecturer in International Economic Law f/m as from August 15th, 2009

Maastricht, 6200 MD, (Limburg), 38 hours per week

Maastricht University

Job description

AT2009.99. University lecturer in International Economic Law f/m

Teach in English on international trade law and international financial and investment law. Supervise theses and essays and contribute to the development of teaching materials. He/she will be expected to compete for research grants and contract research.


University Graduate

The lecturer shall be a specialist in international economic law, in particular in financial and investment law. He/she shall hold a PhD in law and shall have a proven interest in economic development issues and in the economic relations between the European Union and India.

Additional information about the job

Forty percent of the lecturer’s time shall be dedicated to research, the rest to teaching and managerial duties. The lecturer will participate in the Institute for Globalisation and International Regulation ( The post is based in Maastricht but he/she will be expected to make a significant contribution to the activities of Maastricht University’s India Institute in Bangalore.


Maastricht University

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 13,500 students and 3,500 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, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Faculty of Humanities and Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience.

Conditions of employment

Estimated maximum salary per month: eur 4500 - 5000

Salaryscale 12.

Maximum salary amount in Euro's a month 4605

Employment basis: Temporary for specified period

Duration of the contract: 4 years

Maximum hours per week: 38

Additional conditions of employment:

After 4 years and pos. evaluation of the India Institute, an appointment for an indefinite period of time (tenure) is possible. Scale 10-12 depending on academic qualification and experience.

Additional Information

Additional information about the vacancy can be obtained from:

Prof. P. Van den Bossche

Telephone number: +31 43 3882541

E-mail address:

Prof. A. Kamperman Sanders

Telephone number: +31 43 3883216

E-mail address:

Or additional information can be obtained through one of the following links.

University Lecturer in International Economic Law, (28 kb)


You can apply for this job before 08-06-2009 by sending your application to:

Maastricht University

Faculty of Law, HRM department

P.O.Box 6166200 MD Maastricht

The Netherlands

E-mail address:

More information on this vacancy can be obtained from Prof. Peter van den Bossche, (, phone: +3143 3882541), or from Prof. Anselm Kamperman Sanders (, phone: +3143 388 3216).

When applying for this job always mention the vacancy number AT2009.99.

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