Call, Tilburg Law School Professor of International Law
The Department of International and European Law (EIP), Tilburg Law School, is seeking an outstanding international lawyer. The ideal candidate will combine academic excellence with practical application and have a track record of excellent teaching evaluations.
Chair of International Law
The Chair plays a leading role in realizing EIP’s ambitious goals in the field of research and education. To this end, the Chair is expected to publish in leading international journals and to establish and maintain a network of international contacts. The candidate sought has a strong grounding in general international law. Whilst carving out her or his own area of expertise, s(he) will forge cohesion between the international law chairs within EIP and across Tilburg Law School in ways that give rise to a distinctive profile and facilitate co-operation on international law across the Law School. The Chair is expected to raise external research funds as well as contribute to broader societal debates. Supervising doctoral candidates is a core part of the professorship.
The Chair shall teach within the bachelor and master programmes offered by the Department and play a leadership role in the International and European Law track of the Dutch Law bachelor and the LL.M. in International and European Law. The Chair will be expected to assume some management responsibilities within the Department and more broadly within the Law School. An aspect of the leadership expected from this Chair is a commitment to learning Dutch.