Friday, June 26, 2009

Job Opening: Maastricht (Lecturer)

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

Lecturer in International Law f/m

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

Maastricht University

Job description

AT2009.122. Lecturer in International Law f/m, Faculty of Law

The Department of International and European Law is looking for a lecturer in international law to teach courses on international law at Bachelor and Master level (75%). In addition to teaching activities, the position offers the possibility to do research.


University Graduate

Master degree in law, already awarded or to be obtained this academic year (2008-2009); Bachelor degree (not necessarily in law); excellent academic record; clear interest in doing research in the field of international economic law; excellent English language skills.

Additional information about the job

In addition to teaching activities, the position offers the possibility to do research towards the writing of a research proposal for a PhD project (25%). Knowledge of Dutch is an advantage.


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 3500 - 4000

Salaryscale 10.

Maximum salary amount in Euro's a month 3755

Employment basis: Temporary for specified period

Duration of the contract: 2 yearsMaximum hours per week: 38

Additional conditions of employment:

The salary is dependent on academic qualifications and experience. The salary will be set in scale 10 of the CAO Nederlandse Universiteiten (min. € 2.379,00 – max. € 3.755,00).

Additional Information

Additional information about the vacancy can be obtained from:

Prof.dr. P.L.H. Van den Bossche

Telephone number: +31 43 388 3233/3129

E-mail address:

Dr. D. Prévost

Telephone number: +31 43 388 2777

E-mail address:


You can apply for this job before 29-06-2009 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.dr. P.L.H. Van den Bossche (mail:, +31 43 388 3233) and Dr. D. Prévost (mail:, +31 43 3882777)

When applying for this job always mention the vacancy number AT2009.122.
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