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For the spring semester 2018, or upon agreement, the Faculty of Law at the University of Zurich is inviting applications for the
Professorial Chair of Private and Business Law, Private International Law, International Civil Procedure and Comparative Law
The position is open to candidates with an outstanding academic record in research and teaching in the field of private international law, including the related fields of international civil procedure, comparative law and transnational law, as well as in the Swiss law of obligations, particularly in the area of non-contractual civil liability. Also called for are qualifications in one or more of the following areas: Private insurance law, European contract law, economic or empirically based analysis of the law of obligations, consumer protection law, tenancy law, and drafting of (international) contracts. A (completed or almost completed) Habilitation or equivalent is required.
The University aims to increase the number of women in research and teaching and therefore specifically encourages applications from female academics with the requisite qualifications.
Please send your application with CV, a record of academic achievement in research and teaching, and employment references by e-mail and regular post by 31 March 2017 to: University of Zurich, Office of the Dean of the Faculty of Law, Ms. Gonca Üstün, Rämistrasse 74/2, CH-8001 Zürich.
Details of the position’s requirements and the documents to be submitted can be found at http://www.ius.uzh.ch/de/faculty/news/jobs.html
For more information, please contact the designated member of the professorial appointment committee, Prof. Dr. Tanja Domej: Phone +41 (0)44 634 59 30, firstname.lastname@example.org