Lectureship in Law

Job Posted: 03 May 2013
Closing Date for Applications: 04 Jun 2012
Department: Department of Law
Contract Type: Permanent Whole-Time
Job Type: Academic
Salary: €31,821 - €51,270

Applications are invited for a permanent Lecturer post in the Department of Law.  The Department of Law at University College Cork has established itself as one of the leading law schools in Ireland, with a record of innovation and excellence in legal education and research, including a contribution to policy development and society.

As one of the largest departments in University College Cork, Law has a distinguished history over many decades of attracting high quality students and recruiting high quality staff nationally and internationally. The Law Department operates with a complement of twenty seven full-time academic staff providing BCL, LLB, LLM and PhD programmes, in addition to an Evening BCL programme.  Moreover, it offers law modules across a range of programmes in all disciplines in the University.

Applicants will be expected to hold a doctorate, equivalent professional qualification or research experience leading to publication in the relevant discipline (law).  The post holder will be expected to teach under the direction of the Head of Department, to fulfil administrative roles, and be actively engaged in research. 

For a full list of duties and selection criteria see the document below.

For Informal enquiries about the post, please contact Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head of Department of Law. Email:  Further information on the Faculty of Law can be found online on

Appointment will be made on the Lectureship Salary Scale (new entrants 2011): 

€31,821 - €51,270

*Existing public servants continuously employed in the public sector on/after 31st December 2010 will be placed on the 2010 salary scales (non new entrants)

To Apply:

Application forms must be completed and are available, together with full details, from or Recruitment Office, Department of Human Resources, University College, Cork, Ireland.  Email:  / Tel: +353 21 490 2757/ Fax: +353 21 427 1568. 

Closing date:  5pm on Tuesday 4th June 2013

University College Cork is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector

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