Research Officer - Department of Law

London (GB)
14 Jun 2017
End of advertisement period
19 Jun 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

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Department of Law

Research Officer

from £34,156- £41,317 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £44,456 pa inclusive
This is a fixed term appointment for ten months
The Law Department seeks to appoint a post-doctoral Research Officer whose research experience has applications to biotechnology or biodiversity, intellectual property in particular patent law, regulatory design, technology or innovation policy. The research officer will work on a Horizon 2020 project on the Nagoya Protocol and Access to Genetic Resources. The Candidate will work closely with Dr Siva Thambisetty, Associate Professor of Intellectual Property Law and PI on the project. She is particularly interested in candidates with experience of quantitative or qualitative socio-legal research methods.
The criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.
In addition to a competitive salary the benefits that come with this job include an occupational pension scheme, a collegial faculty environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.
For further information about the post, please see the job description, person specification, how to apply and project details.
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The closing date for receipt of applications is 19 June (23.59 UK time). We are unable to accept any late applications.