University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Doctoral Candidate (PhD Student) in European Law

The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University. The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg has an opening for a Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in European Law (M/F) with a specialisation foreseen in European Union Law - Ref: F2-110021 (to be mentioned in all correspondence) 3-year fixed-term contract, renewable once (up to a total of 4 years maximum), 40h/week.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The doctoral candidate will be working within the Research Unit of Law. The doctoral candidate is expected to contribute to research projects in the area of European Union Law. Particular interest in Interconnected Legal Orders would be an asset.

- The assistant's main task will be to contribute to the research within the Research Unit in Law and preparing a doctoral thesis in the field of European Union Law, under the supervision of Professor Eleftheria Neframi. The thesis has to be undertaken at the University of Luxembourg but can also be part of a joint supervision with another university.
- Contribute to the teaching of classes ranging from one to three hours per week, of small group teachings and tutorials.

For more information concerning this position, please contact Prof. E. Neframi, email:

- Master's degree in European Law.
- Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment: fluency in either English or French, good understanding of the second language and possibly a third language, German in particular, will be considered an advantage.

- Personal work space at the University (full-time contract requires the assistant to work at the University premises).
- Competitive compensation.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications and must include the following:
- A motivation letter.
- A detailed curriculum vitae with list of publications and copies thereof, if applicable.
- A transcript of concluded university studies.
- The name, current position and relationship to the applicant, of one referee.

and should be submitted ONLINE, in English, French or German until 20th August, 2012 on the following link:

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted 7/xx/12