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Assistant Professor / Associate Professor of Law - Institute of Law

Employment Type: Full Time
Category: Legal Education
Salary: £30,046 – £49,553
Company: The Institute of Law
Availability: Immediate

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Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor of Law

Location: Jersey Closing date: 8 June 2020 Salary: £30,046 – £49,553 Hours: Full-time

About the Institute of Law

Founded in 2008, the Institute of Law is an independent, not-for-profit body providing academic and professional legal education and training throughout the Channel Islands. With an emphasis on promoting knowledge and learning through first-class teaching and research, the Institute offers innovative programmes ranging from the University of London LL.B. and a double degree with the University of Toulouse to higher degrees in Jersey law and professional qualifications. It is the only body providing training for those wishing to qualify as advocates or solicitors of the Royal Court of Jersey (the Jersey Law Course) or for the Guernsey Bar.

The Institute is a leading centre for legal research and is committed to preserving the legal heritage of the Channel Islands by advancing the study and development of Jersey and Guernsey law.

Invitation to apply

As part of an expansion programme, we are now seeking to engage new talent to teach on both our undergraduate and postgraduate professional courses. Applications are invited from academics in all legal subjects and, in particular, from those who are able to contribute to teaching in the following areas:

  • Criminal law
  • Public law
  • Contract law
  • Legal System and method
  • Tort
  • Property law
  • EU Law
  • Equity and trusts
  • Jurisprudence
  • Company law
  • Public international law
  • Jersey legal system
  • Jersey law: constitutional law, civil procedure, trusts, criminal procedure,immovable property, legal professional ethics, law of succession, contract, property, company, security and bankruptcy.

Application Procedure

For further information please download the detailed job description and person specification.

To apply, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae to, together with a letter of application (three sides maximum) outlining how you meet the essential criteria for the role.

If you have any queries, please get in touch with Professor Janine Griffiths-Baker, Director and Chief Executive, via email

The closing date for applications 5.00 p.m. on 8 June 2020.


For more information or to apply for this job please contact:

Professor Janine Griffiths-Baker

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