Professor Sandra Fredman, Professor Alison Young and Dr Meghan Campbell are looking for one research assistant to help with a workshop: The Impact of Brexit on Equality Rights
Duration and hours
The work is to start immediately and will run until early October 2017
The hours will vary, but each assistant will be expected to work between 10-15 hours over the course of the summer/early autumn.
The post will report to Professor Sandra Fredman, Professor Alison Young and Dr Meghan Campbell.
A general understanding of the field of law is essential.
This post requires excellent writing and research skills, and access to online search tools and a law library.
Good admin and IT skills are essential.
The work can be done in any place where you have access to a good internet connection.
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 £14.56/hour plus holiday pay of £1.76 = total of £16.32/hour.
This post is funded by an ESRC Impact Acceleration Award.
How to Apply
A short CV and cover letter (including the name of your supervisor, if any) should be sent by email to Meghan Campbell (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Wednesday 9th August 2017. Please explain briefly how you meet the requirements and give details of your availability over summer.
Supervisors may be asked for a reference.
Informal enquiries may be emailed to email@example.com
Guidelines for Faculty members / line managers
Graduate Studies Committee agreed in Michaelmas Term 2013 the following guidelines and stipulations which were endorsed by the Law Faculty Board the same term.
BCL/MJur students are not permitted to undertake paid work of any kind for the Faculty, and are advised against undertaking paid work offered from any other source as well.
PRS, MPhil, and MSt students are not permitted to undertake teaching for the Faculty but can undertake up to eight hours’ paid work per week and can be employed by the Faculty up to that limit for work other than teaching.
DPhil students can undertake up to eight hours’ paid work of any kind (including teaching) per week and can be employed by the Faculty up to that limit.
Any queries regarding the eligibility of a particular student should be directed to Geraldine Malloy in the Faculty Office.