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Post-Doc Openings AT CGPL

ROLLING CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: POST- DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS AT THE CENTER FOR GLOBAL PUBLIC LAW KOÇ UNIVERSITY, ISTANBUL

THIS CALL IS OPEN UNTIL THE POSITIONS ARE FILLED

The newly inaugurated Center for Global Public Law at Koç University invites applications for two three-year post-doctoral fellowship positions.

The Center for Global Public Law was established September 2014. It will carry out research at the intersection of public international law, constitutional law and public law. The research interests of the Center span from comparative constitutional law to criminal law to development law and human rights law. It encourages interdisciplinary research as well as research that interrogates the boundaries and relationships between public law and private law at the global level.

Koç University Law School is one of the top law faculties in Turkey with sixteen full time research faculty. It runs the LLB in Law, the LLM in Public Law and the LLM in Private Law. It offers a competitive scholarship scheme both at undergraduate and post-graduate levels.

Koç University is a leading research and liberal arts university located in Istanbul, Turkey. Recognized globally for facilitating cutting edge research throughout its full collection of colleges, including Administrative Sciences & Economics, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Humanities & Social Sciences, Law and Medicine. Its beautiful campus sits in the northern forests of Istanbul overlooking the Bosphorus and the Black Sea but with easy public transportation links to downtown Istanbul.

Eligibility

Candidates must have received their Ph.D in the fields of international law, constitutional law, criminal law, administrative law or in a discipline related to global public law within the past 3 years or have official approval to defend their thesis by the start of the programme (1 March 2015). Candidates must show a strong commitment to scholarly research with international impact in the broad field of global public law and must have a post-doctoral research agenda with identifiable research outputs in the broader field of global public law.

A competitive salary is offered along with housing and subsistence allowances.

Successful candidates will be affiliated to the Center for Global Public Law and the Law School. They will be expected to contribute to the work of the Center for Global Public Law alongside their post-doctoral research.

Applicants should send, in English, their letter of motivation, post-doctoral research proposal, current curriculum vitae and one sample publication as well as three letters of recommendation (in English or in Turkish) by email to kuremer@ku.edu.tr.

Informal enquiries may be directed to: Dr. Başak Çalı, Director of Center for Global Public Law at kuremer@ku.edu.tr





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