Teaching Fellow in Legal Theory

Durham, England
15 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Mar 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Department :

Durham Law School

Position Type :


Grade 7 (£32,548 - £38,832)

The Law School seeks to appoint an exceptional scholar as a Teaching Fellow with teaching interests in the broad field of Legal Theory.

This post offers an exciting opportunity to make a contribution to the development of the Law School’s teaching and curriculum and the successful candidate will be required to contribute to Undergraduate teaching mainly in Legal Theory, partly or mainly on core 1H courses.

This post offers an exciting opportunity to make a major contribution to the development of the Law School’s teaching. We are keen to invite applications from individuals at any stage of their academic career.

The successful candidate will have experience of teaching law to undergraduates in a Law School in a University. Experience of teaching postgraduates is desirable but not essential.

The post of Teaching Fellow will involve a significant teaching load, including during the summer period, and there may be related scholarship and the opportunity for administrative duties which relate to education and pedagogy. Teaching Fellowships offer the opportunity of a very valuable experience to those early in their academic careers. They will have the benefit of developing their pedagogical interests and their teaching as described below. This post is for a fixed term of one year and it is not at presently anticipated that the post will be extended beyond this fixed term.

Successful applicants will, ideally, be in post by 1 September 2018.

Closes midday on : 19-Mar-2018