Senior Lecturer in US Law

Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
12 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
08 Nov 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Birmingham City University

Faculty of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Post Title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in US Law

Full Time, Permanent position

Location: City Centre Campus (Curzon Building)

Salary: £35,101.00 to £47,177.00 per annum

Closing Date: Tuesday 8th November 2016

Ref No: 102016-420

The School of Law at Birmingham City University has been at the forefront of innovative law teaching for more than 40 years. Renowned for our emphasis on programmes which prepare students for professional practice within and outside of the legal profession and we have close links with law firms and businesses throughout the region. The School has gained an international reputation as a major centre for academically rigorous legal education and training.  In 2015 we moved to a new building in the heart of the City of Birmingham providing a dynamic environment for our students and staff.

The School is looking to appoint a highly motivated and talented L/SL to support our LLB with American Legal studies pathway. The successful applicant will contribute towards our American Criminal Procedure, US Constitutional Law, and U.S.  Dissertation modules as well as support our well established American Legal Placement initiative.  Having a US law qualification is desirable but not essential.  The successful applicant will also be required to contribute to at least one of the foundation subjects on the LLB.

Interviews will take place week commencing 28th November 2016

For more information about applying and for the job description for the post, please see the current vacancies on the BCU website:

Alternatively if you require the application in a different format please contact the Human Resources Department at or on 0121 331 6693.

Birmingham City University seeks to be a single status employer and benefits include up to 32 days annual holiday, an index linked contributory pension scheme and an employee medical scheme.

Birmingham City University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.