Temporary positions as visiting scholars at postdoctoral level are available at PluriCourts – Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order, a Centre of Excellence at the Faculty of Law, University of Oslo for 2015 and 2016. The duration of the contracts is from 3 – 12 months. For more information on the Centre please click here.
The candidates must hold a doctoral degree in law, political science or philosophy. The visiting scholars shall focus on international courts and tribunals in one of PluriCourts’ thematic research areas, Human Rights, Trade, Criminal Law, Investment, and Environment.
Applicants must submit the following documents:
- A short project proposal (maximum 3 pages) which shows how the project will contribute to PluriCourts’ research plan and a time schedule for the planned work.
- CV including relevant published and unpublished academic works; names and contact details for reference persons.
- A letter of application with earliest possible starting date and duration of the fellowship (3-12 months). It is a requirement that the applicant will be able to complete the project in the course of the period of appointment.
- The researchers will also be involved in other projects at PluriCourts and are expected to participate in the academic and social activities at the research Centre.
Salary: pay grade 60 ( NOK 509.100 per year)
Contact: Director, Prof. Andreas Føllesdal or Adm. Manager, Aina Nessøe.
Deadline for application: 18 December 2014
Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org