Belle Wiese Chair of Legal Ethics

27 May 2016
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24 Jun 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

University of Newcastle, Australia

The University of Newcastle stands as a global leader distinguished by a commitment to equity and excellence and to creating a better future for its regions through a focus on innovation and impact.

As part of its ‘NeW Futures’ strategic plan, the University of Newcastle  is committed to appointing four new Professors to the Faculty of Business and Law, including the Belle Wiese Chair of Legal Ethics, who will support its strong performance in delivering, research excellence, industry collaboration, student satisfaction and community engagement.

The Belle Wiese Chair of Legal Ethics will have a research doctorate, an international profile and a discipline focus on justice,  ethics and regulation. A strong record of quality publications, research impact and innovative teaching is essential.

The position offers the opportunity to be part of an energised Law School, including leading the development of a specific area of disciplinary focus, providing support for the strong team in the Law School, and collaborating in interdisciplinary research around the University’s four global impact clusters.

The University is at the centre of the dynamic regeneration of the Newcastle region, reflected in the Law School’s imminent move into its new $95m purpose-built landmark precinct in the Newcastle city centre.

For a confidential conversation and information on the application process, please contact Jane Harlen of Odgers Berndtson on +61 (0)2 8905 3705 or