Associate Lecturer in Risk and Regulation

Sydney, Australia
26 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • One of Australia’s leading research & teaching universities
  • Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion
  • Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

  • $93,578 – $100,090 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading
  • Full time, Fixed term for 3 years with the possibility of extension
  • 50% of time will be spent on research agenda and 50% on teaching and teaching related activities within the School

Ranked 16th in the world, UNSW Law is Australia’s leader in progressive and rigorous legal education and research. Inspired by principles of justice, UNSW Law through its teaching, research and community outreach, promotes a holistic understanding of law and its role in society. It has a strong and unwavering commitment to social justice, technical excellence and inter-disciplinary research, informed by the knowledge that law is a vital part of commerce and government, but that it can and does bear harshly and disproportionately upon sectors of the community.

UNSW Law is seeking to appoint a scholar at Associate Lecturer level to carry out research in connection with the Centre for Law, Markets and Regulation which is the premier research centre for the study of the dynamics of market regulation. The research work would be with and alongside Professor Dimity Kingsford Smith, holder of the Minter Ellison Chair in Risk and Regulation.

The scholar will hold a PhD or equivalent focused on law, regulation or public policy (awarded no earlier than 1 January 2014). The applicant would be assisted by expertise and interest in law, theory, policy or practice of financial regulation, corporation law and of lesser priority, risk management.

As a member of the School of Law, the Associate Lecturer would be responsible for contributing to the School’s teaching programs and as such would be expected to teach undergraduate courses and carry out the duties of an Associate Lecturer in their field of expertise and interest, and as required by Faculty.

You should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.


Hayley Randall

Talent Acquisition Consultant


Applications close: 25 November 2018

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