Internships and Job Opportunities
Job Opportunity for European Student: Research Associate (University of Hamburg)
Last Modified:  2011-04-28 09:39:17
Faculty: Faculty of Law
Institute: China-EU School of Law

The University of Hamburg has one position for research associate (wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in) salary group 13-TV-L with a starting date as soon as possible for the following project: China-EU School of Law.
The position calls for 19.5 number of hours per week. The short-term contract will end on 31.12.2012 (current end of the project; see also § 2 of the Academic Fixed-Term Contract Law (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz).
The university intends to increase the number of women amongst its academic personnel and expressly encourages qualified women to apply. In accordance with the Hamburg Equal Opportunity Law, preference will be given to qualified female applicants.
A research associate's duties include academic service for the project. Outside of these tasks associates have the opportunity to further their academic education, in particular through the completion of a doctoral dissertation. Results obtained by the associate through project work may be used for the dissertation.

Area(s) of Responsibility:
In addition to academic support major tasks will include organizational work for the China-EU School of Law (within Professional Training especially supporting experts in their assignments in China; organizational support of research projects; preparation of meetings and events). Working language primarily is English – very good command of English therefore is essential – applications of native speakers are most welcome. Command of Mandarin is a plus.

Basic requirements:
Academic degree in an area qualifying for the above mentioned responsibilities.
Preference will be given to disabled applicants with equal qualifications.
Application dossiers (application letter, curriculum vitae, degree certificate(s), etc.) are to be submitted to Prof. Dr. Hinrich Julius, University of Hamburg, Faculty of Law, China-EU School of Law by: May 20th 2011.

Please do not submit any original copies of your documents; furthermore, your documents will only be returned to you if you include a self-addressed and stamped envelope with your application.

For more information please contact Prof. Dr. Hinrich Julius, Tel. 0049 – 40 42838-5894 or -6853 (secretariat) or check the following websites .