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Associate Professor in Equity and Trusts and/or Property Law - Southampton Law School

Southampton Law School

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £49,149 to £61,775 - per annum
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date:  Monday 13 August 2018
Interview Date:   Monday 03 September 2018
Reference:  984018JJ-R

Applications are invited for a permanent post in Southampton Law School at Associate Professor level (level 6). 

As a Law School, we are committed to high quality legal education and scholarship. To that end, we intend to strengthen our research and teaching across all core areas of the curriculum. For this post, therefore, we would welcome applications from those with an interest in Equity and Trusts and/or Property Law. An ability to support Company Law is desirable but not essential. 

Successful candidates will have a track record of excellence in research and education including a demonstrated ability to design, deliver and lead in core LLB modules as well as at postgraduate level. You will be expected to make a substantial contribution to REF 2020 and to demonstrate a commitment to building a vibrant student experience and community. Visible, engaged, and collegiate, you will be expected to participate in the management and leadership of the Law School including through line management responsibilities. 

Research in the School currently clusters around a number of research centres including those for Private and Commercial Law (PCL); Maritime Law (IML); Law, Policy and Society (CLPS); Health Ethics and Law (HEAL); and Law and the Web (iLaws). In 2018, we will be setting up the Stefan Cross Centre for Women, Equality and Law. Colleagues are also involved in individual and collaborative scholarship in numerous other fields, often inter-disciplinary.

Further information about our Russell Group University can be found at and about the Law School at Enquiries may be addressed to Professor Brenda Hannigan, Head of School, at

Interviews will likely be held week commencing 3rd September 2018.

Application Procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at Please submit details for 2 referees and include your CV with your application. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Elsa Samwell (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2507. Please quote reference 984018JJ-R on all correspondence.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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