Lecturer in Private Law, Corporate and Commercial Law, Administrative Law

Kensington, Australia
$100,000 – $117,000
07 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Mar 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time
  • One of the world’s leading research & teaching law schools
  • 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.

UNSW Law is Australia’s leader in progressive and rigorous legal education and research.  Ranked 13th in the world among all law schools, UNSW Law is committed to the development of contemporary professional skills and 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. The Faculty’s strong sense of social responsibility embodies a commitment to promoting equity, diversity, and social justice while actively engaging in law reform and policy development domestically, regionally, and globally. Our teaching is student-centred, experiential, research-based and outward-looking. Our graduates have flexible skills, critical perspectives and broad horizons.

UNSW Law is committed to workforce diversity and strongly encourages Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander legal scholars to apply.

About the roles

  • $100K – $117K (plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • Up to 2 full time, continuing positions

UNSW Law is seeking to appoint two scholars at Lecturer level with expertise in:

  •  Private law, in particular, tort law, contract law, equity, remedies and civil dispute resolution  Corporate and commercial law  Administrative law

About you

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A PhD or equivalent postgraduate qualification with expertise in private law, corporate and commercial law, administrative law
  • A successful research publications record
  • Experience in teaching effectively at tertiary level including the ability and interest to develop and implement innovative teaching methods
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to work collaboratively and contribute to the School’s service and engagement activities


Please apply online at www.job.unsw.edu.au and include your CV and a statement (in pdf format) outlining:

  • your field of law;
  • your response to each selection criterion listed in the position description;
  • copies of or links to up to three recent publications; and
  • details of three referees


Professor Andrew Lynch, Head of School, UNSW Law

E: a.lynch@unsw.edu.au

T: (+61 2) 9385 9654

Applications close: Sunday, 26 March 2017