Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Fixed term contract
Salary See description
Updated 2 days ago
Excellent opportunity for Lecturer (Education) in Law (Practice) based in Belfast.
Lecturer (Education) in Law (Practice)
School of Law
Queen’s University Belfast is one of the prestigious Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities in the UK and Ireland, combining excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos, for our 24,000 students and 4,200 staff, funded through an annual turnover of some £300m. As a driver of innovation and talent, based on excellence and global strategic partnerships, we offer generous employment terms and underpinned by excellent lifestyle benefits including opportunities for family friendly working and support for wellbeing.
Our five core values – Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence – are shared by our staff and students, representing the expectations we have for ourselves and each other, guiding our day-to-day decisions and the way we behave as individuals in an international organisation.
The School of Law benefits from excellent relationships with the legal professions in Northern Ireland, including through its Judge in Residence programme, and regular teaching and research collaborations between staff, students, members of the judiciary and practicing lawyers. These new posts seek to build on and strengthen these relationships. The post holders will contribute to Foundations of Legal Knowledge teaching on the LLB, and produce scholarship of interest and relevance to the practice and understanding of the law in Northern Ireland. They will hold a professional legal qualification, and will use their practice-based expertise to augment and enhance current and future provision in the School.
There are up to three positions available on a 0.2 FTE basis for a three year period.
The successful candidate must have:
Further information about the School/Centre/Directorate/Faculty/Institute/Project can be found on our website.
Informal enquiries may be directed to Kathryn McNeilly
Salary scale: Ac2 £33,199 to £39,610 per annum
Ac3 £40,792 to £50,132 per annum
To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our website.
Closing date: Wednesday 12 September 2019
For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application. For further information please contact Resourcing Team, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN.
The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability.
Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but, in particular circumstances, may be renewed or made permanent, subject to availability of funding.