SINGAPORE MANAGEMENT UNIVERSITY

Research Associate/Fellow, ARCIALA, School of Law

Location
Singapore
Posted
02 Aug 2020
End of advertisement period
28 Aug 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

contract till 31 March 2021 

Operation

  • Contract  
  • Manager  
  • Masters
  • Singapore 
  • Closing On 28 Aug 2020

About Us

Singapore Management University is a place where high-level professionalism blends together with a healthy informality. The 'family-like' atmosphere among the SMU community fosters a culture where employees work, plan, organise and play together – building a strong collegiality and morale within the university.

Our commitment to attract and retain talent is ongoing. We offer attractive benefits and welfare, competitive compensation packages, and generous professional development opportunities – all to meet the work-life needs of our staff. No wonder, then, that SMU continues to be given numerous awards and recognition for its human resource excellence.

Job Description

  • To be resident at SMU School of Law
  • To proactively assist the academic work of the Centre in general.
  • To proactively execute research projects of the Centre.
  • To publish independently in both mainstream media and reputable journals.
  • To proactively assist the administration work of the Centre, SOL or SMU, such as the organization ofseminars and conferences or other events, reports etc.

Qualifications

  • Postgraduate degree in law, including a completed LLM or Master of Law degree
  • Candidates who have recently completed a PhD (or its equivalent) with a focus on intellectual assets and law, including artificial intelligence and IP will have an advantage
  • Fluency and strong writing skills in English required
  • Team work spirits and academic integrity required
  • Inter-disciplinary research approach preferred
  • Existing publication record in international journals in English preferred
  • Focus on Asian and Comparative Intellectual Property Law preferred
  • Command of a major Asian language preferred