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Readership in International Law

The Faculty of Law is seeking to appoint to a Readership in International Law from 1 October 2019. The Reader will teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level on international law papers, conduct and supervise research, and participate in the general work of the Faculty.

The appointee will be an outstanding scholar and teacher in International Law, and will demonstrate potential to undertake and publish research of the highest calibre. The person appointed will normally hold a PhD or equivalent qualification.

The Reader will be based in central Cambridge. Appointments made at Reader level are permanent.

In exceptional circumstances, it may be possible to offer a supplement to the salary stated for this role of up to 20%. Any such supplement would be awarded on the basis of a demonstrable history of outstanding achievement and an expected future level of contribution and is entirely at the discretion of the University.

Information about the Faculty can be found at and about the University of Cambridge at

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Julie Boucher by email

Please quote reference JK17905 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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