Professor Anne Davies is looking for a research assistant to help with the preparation of the second edition of her book on EU Labour Law. The role will involve researching recent developments in the subject since the first edition of the book and helping to identify which are worth including in the new edition. Most of the work will involve analysing recent decisions of the Court of Justice.


Please note that the requirements for this post are different to those for a similar post previously advertised.


Duration and hours

The work is to start immediately and will run until the end of Trinity Term 2016.

The timing of the work can be arranged to suit the successful candidate, though there will be a need to do some work towards the end of Trinity Term. It is anticipated that there will be around 50 hours’ work in total.



The post will report to Professor Anne Davies.



 A good working knowledge of EU law is essential for this post. Some knowledge of or interest in EU labour law is desirable but not essential.  

The work requires access to the internet and to a good library, but need not be done in Oxford.



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


Rate of Pay

This will be paid at the standard research assistant rate of £14.01/hour plus holiday pay of £2.40 = total of £16.41/hour.


How to Apply

A short CV and cover letter (including the name of your supervisor, if any) should be sent by email to  by the Friday 18th March. Please explain briefly how you meet the requirements for the post.


Supervisors may be asked for a reference.


Informal enquiries may be emailed to