Friday, June 03, 2011

Vacancy: Lectureship in Law, UCC

Lectureship in Law

One Year Fixed Term Post

Faculty of Law, College of Business and Law

Applications are invited for this one year 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 providing 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 in 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.

Applications are invited for a full-time temporary one year Lecturer post in the Department of Law. The holder of this post, working under the direction of the Head of Department and Dean of the Faculty of Law, will be expected to contribute to all day and evening law programmes offered at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Applicants must hold a post-graduate qualification in law. The post holders will be expected to teach under the direction of the Head of Department, to fulfil administrative roles, and to be actively engaged in research.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Steve Hedley, Head of Department of Law, email:

Further information on the Department can be found online on

Salary scale (new entrants 2011)*: €31,821 - €51,270 / €62,353 - €81,459

* 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). In all instances the successful appointment will be at the first point of the scale

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday, 24th June 2011

Application forms must be completed, and are available, together with further details, on our website at: or from the Department of Human Resources, University College Cork, Ireland. Tel: +353 21 4903603 / Email: / Fax: +353 21 4271568

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

University College Cork is an Equal Opportunities Employer