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Position: Doctoral Researcher (phd Student) In Law
Institution: University of Luxembourg
Location: Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Duties: The doctoral researcher will be working within the Departement of Law. The doctoral researcher is expected to contribute to research projects in one of the following areas: FinTECH, Inclusive Finance/Microfinance, SME Finance Investments/Venture Capital, Infrastructure Investments, Family Office Law & Regulation, Law of the European Banking Union/Single Supervisory Mechanism, Collective Investment Schemes/Investment Funds, The Capital Markets Union; The candidate’s main task will be to prepare a doctoral thesis in one of the aforementioned fields of law under the supervision of Professor Dirk Zetzsche. The thesis has to be undertaken at the University of Luxembourg but can also be part of a jointly-supervised with another university; Contribute to the teaching of classes, of small group teachings and tutorials
Requirements: Academic background in law, with at least a master's degree in a European country (LL.M. preferred); Have well-developed presentation and research skills (if possible shown in academic presentations and publications) and the ability to connect within the faculty and the university; Language skills sufficient to work in a multilingual environment, i.e. fluency in at least two of the three working languages of the University (French, German and English) is a prerequisite; understanding of the third will be considered an advantage; Ability to write advanced legal research, if possible, proven by a detailed research outline; Offer; Fully-funded position with a competitive salary; Regular personal exchanges with the supervisor and the members of the thesis committee, and a high quality research environment provided by the Doctoral School of Law; An exciting international and multilingual research environment; Personal work space at the University; Gender-friendly workplace
   
Text: UOL03656 24-Oct-2020 About the University The University of Luxembourg aspires to be one of Europe’s most highly regarded universities with a distinctly international and interdisciplinary character . It fosters the cross-fertilisation of research and teaching , is relevant to its country, is known worldwide for its research and teaching in targeted areas, and is establishing itself as an innovative model for contemporary European Higher Education. It`s core asset is its well-connected world-class academic staff which will attract the most motivated, talented and creative students and young researchers who will learn to enjoy taking up challenges and develop into visionary thinkers able to shape society. The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance offers three Bachelor programmes, four Master programmes of Management and Economics and six Masters of Laws (LL.M.), as well as several continuing education courses. It also includes the Doctoral School in Law and the Doctoral School in Economics and Finance. Around 2,500 students from 90 different nationalities are enrolled at the Faculty. Academic staff from 18 different nationalities teach at the Faculty, supported by practitioners from the field, visiting scholars and guest professors. Rooted in Luxembourg but with a European and international outlook , the Faculty counts three departments: Department of Law Department of Economics and Management Department of Finance Teaching and research benefit from the proximity of the European institutions, Luxembourg’s leading international financial centre and its vibrant business community. Institutional and private sector partnerships, sponsored Chairs and a growing network of international partner universities make the FDEF a vibrant academic hub at the heart of Europe . Your Role The doctoral researcher will be working within the Departement of Law. The doctoral researcher is expected to contribute to research projects in one of the following areas: FinTECH, Inclusive Finance / Microfinance, SME Finance Investments / Venture Capital, Infrastructure Investments, Family Office Law & Regulation, Law of the European Banking Union / Single Supervisory Mechanism, Collective Investment Schemes/Investment Funds, The Capital Markets Union. The candidate’s main task will be to prepare a doctoral thesis in one of the aforementioned fields of law under the supervision of Professor Dirk Zetzsche. The thesis has to be undertaken at the University of Luxembourg but can also be part of a jointly-supervised with another university. Contribute to the teaching of classes, of small group teachings and tutorials. Your Profile Academic background in law, with at least a master's degree in a European country (LL.M. preferred). Have well-developed presentation and research skills (if possible shown in academic presentations and publications) and the ability to connect within the faculty and the university. Language skills sufficient to work in a multilingual environment, i.e. fluency in at least two of the three working languages of the University (French, German and English) is a prerequisite; understanding of the third will be considered an advantage. Ability to write advanced legal research, if possible, proven by a detailed research outline. Offer Fully-funded position with a competitive salary. Regular personal exchanges with the supervisor and the members of the thesis committee, and a high quality research environment provided by the Doctoral School of Law. An exciting international and multilingual research environment. Personal work space at the University. Gender-friendly workplace. In Short Contract Type: 36 months fixed-term contract (extendable up to 48 months if required) Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week Employee and student status Location: Kirchberg Job Reference: UOL03656 Further Information Applications should be submitted online before 24/10/2020 and must include the following: A motivation letter. A detailed curriculum vitae with list of publications and copies thereof, if applicable. A transcript of concluded university studies. The name, current position and relationship to the applicant, of one referee. Please apply ONLINE formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered. The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff. Here’s what awaits you at the University Multilingual and international character . Modern institution with a personal atmosphere. Staff coming from 90 countries. Member of the “University of the Greater Region” (UniGR). A modern and dynamic university. High-quality equipment. WiFi on campus. Close ties to the business world and to the Luxembourg labour market. A unique urban site with excellent infrastructure. A partner for society and industry . Cooperation with European institutions, innovative companies, the Financial Centre and with numerous non-academic partners such as ministries, local governments, associations, NGOs … Find out more about the University Addresses, maps & routes to the various sites of the University Further information For more information concerning this position, please contact the assistant of Prof. Dirk Zetzsche, email: meike.philipp-ries@uni.lu
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