Chair in Law

Hours of work


Contract status



Salary will be in the Professorial salary scale (starting from £60,869 a year)

Key Requirements

  • PhD or equivalent in law or related subject
  • Outstanding and internationally recognised knowledge of relevant subject area of law
  • Proven leadership and managerial skills
  • Ability to manage and interact with staff and students at all levels and to contribute to broadening the strategic development of the School
  • Ability to define, lead, manage and attract funds for internationally excellent research, operating across disciplinary boundaries
  • International leader in a major research field, leadership of research group/theme
  • Evidence of international collaboration
  • Attraction and effective supervision of postgraduate students
  • Self-motivated with innovative approach to learning and teaching
  • Membership of professional societies


Position Chair in Law
University University of York
City York
Posted On 2016-03-16
Application Closes 2016-04-14
Contact Person Paul Ellison (Recruitment Adviser)
Contact +44 (0)1904 324865
Additional Details Informal enquiries can also be directed to Professor Matt Matravers at [email protected]