Visiting Fellow

Visiting Fellow

Location: Jersey, Channel Islands.

Closing date: 20 July 2021

Salary: Stipend, accommodation and travel allowance.

Hours: Full-time.

Dates: 1 September 2021 – 30 April 2022

Please send your CV and letter of motivation to:


About the Institute of Law

Founded in 2008, the Institute of Law is an independent, not-for-profit body based in Jersey, providing academic and professional legal education. With an emphasis on promoting knowledge and learning through first-class teaching and research, the Institute offers innovative programmes ranging from the prestigious University of London LL.B. and a double degree with the University of Toulouse, to higher degrees in Jersey law and professional qualifications for advocates and solicitors throughout the Channel Islands. The Institute offers students small classes in a personalised and friendly learning environment.

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About Jersey

The Institute of Law is based in a world-leading international legal and financial centre, with beautiful beaches and easy access to a great lifestyle. Jersey is a wonderful place for early career academics to gain experience teaching on a world-leading degree course, while experiencing the best that life has to offer, including a wide range of outdoor activities and lively bars and cafes. Jersey is also located less than one hour from London and Paris, with excellent transport connections, so that successful candidates can easily enjoy travel to the UK and further afield, to Europe, while they are working on island.

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Invitation to apply

We are seeking to appoint up to three enthusiastic and collaborative early career academics to assist our current Faculty in providing teaching and research supervision on our University of London undergraduate LL.B. programme.

Applicants must have an undergraduate degree in law and a Ph.D. (or be near completion of a Ph.D.) and ideally also experience of research or dissertation supervision, or a professional qualification as a solicitor, barrister or advocate. Applications are sought, in particular, from those who are able to contribute to teaching in the following areas:

· Criminal law

· Contract law

· Tort

· Property law

· EU law

· Equity and Trusts

· Jurisprudence

· Company law

Given the type of role and the flexible nature of the Institute’s teaching, some evening and weekend work will be required during the term of the contract.

Application Procedure

To apply, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae to, together with a letter of application (two sides maximum) outlining how you meet the essential criteria for the role.

If you have any queries, please get in touch with Dr Mark Humphreys, Chief Executive Officer & Dean, via email at

The closing date for applications is 12.00 p.m. on Tuesday 20 July 2021. Interviews are expected to take place via Zoom or in person on 22 or 23 July.



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