Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Law

Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
£41,526 to £51,034 per annum
23 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
01 Oct 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Law

Contract Type   Permanent
Hours   Full Time
Job Type   Academic
Salary   £41,526 to £51,034 per annum
Vacancy Type   Academic / Research Vacancies
Closing Date   01/10/2020
Ref No   3017
Documents  3017 JD Lec or Senior Lec in Law.pdf
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The School of Law is seeking to appoint one full-time Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Law.  You will support the expansion of the pro bono Legal Advice Centre and its integration into the undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum.

You will be a qualified solicitor or barrister with a current practising certificate and recent practice experience. We are looking for an enthusiastic, well-connected individual with the capability to teach subjects related to their professional expertise at undergraduate and postgraduate level, who will supervise students engaging in casework and public legal education in the Legal Advice Centre. You will also liaise with internal Employability colleagues, external agencies, the local legal profession and other stakeholders as necessary, to establish and maintain mutually beneficial relationships in the School’s local community and build collaborations.

This is a great opportunity to join a community of staff from diverse professional backgrounds with a passion for innovative and engaging education, and a vision for empowering and serving the local community.

You will have a background in commercial practice (contentious or non-contentious) including but not limited to Company, Commercial and/or Civil Litigation. Capability to teach other areas of law, and experience of mediation and/or negotiation and/or a professional qualification as a negotiator or mediator, are also desirable.

Enquiries about this post can be directed to Professor Carlo Panara, Director of the School of Law (

LJMU values diversity and provides a supportive and inclusive environment where everyone can fulfil their potential.

Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.