Kristin van Zwieten is looking for a research assistant to help with the finalisation of the next edition of Goode on Principles of Corporate Insolvency Law.  The role will involve research and assistance with proofreading and cross-referencing.

Duration and hours

Between February and April 2017, for up to a total of 72 hours.


The post reports to Kristin van Zwieten.


This post is open to current graduate research students in the Law Faculty and the hours will be in line with the restrictions on working hours for students.

Selection criteria


  • Proficient in using English legal databases.

  • Close attention to detail.

  • Ability to concisely and clearly summarise results of research.


  • Experience (through research or practice) in corporate/commercial law, broadly construed.

Rate of pay

This will be paid at the standard research assistant rate of £14.56/hour plus holiday pay of £1.76 = total of £16.32/hour.


This post is funded by the Law Faculty’s Research Support Fund.

How to Apply

Please email by Friday 17 February 2017 to apply.

Your application should include a copy of your CV, and a covering email explaining your interest in the post and how you meet the selection criteria.

Supervisors may be asked for a reference.