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University of Luxembourg

Research and Development Specialist at the ADA Chair in Financial Law (inclusive finance)

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The Department of Law of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg is looking for a Research and Development specialist to conduct research in law and regulation of Sustainable and Inclusive Finance and/or Financial Technologies (FinTech).

Your Role...

The Research and Development specialist will be working under the supervision of Professor Zetzsche, the holder of the ADA Chair in Financial Law (inclusive finance). In particular, the R&D Specialist will assist in:

  • Creating and updating international databases on legal developments and research relating to FinTech, RegTech, Sustainable Finance and/or Financial Inclusion.
  • Work in the field of company, securities, investment and other type of financial law, as research support, co-author and/or as own researcher in the fields of research pursued at the ADA Chair.
  • Collect data and prepare scientific and policy reports on research results.

If the research and development specialist is interested in pursuing independent research and qualified to do so, Professor Zetzsche will support the admission to the PhD programme in law.

Qualifications...

We are looking for a candidate with a Master degree in Law. In particular, the following requirements apply:

  • Proven interest in FinTech, RegTech, Sustainable Finance and/or Inclusive Finance
  • Specific interest in participating in research projects and first experience in research methods
  • Curiosity for old and new legal and regulatory challenges
  • Willingness to work in teams
  • Skills in English, German and French; additional language is welcome.

In Short...

  • Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 12 Month
  • Work Hours: Part Time 32.0 Hours per Week
  • Starting date: As soon as possible
  • Location: Kirchberg
  • Job Reference: UOL04601

In particular, we offer:

  • An international environment
  • Opportunity to work in a very productive research institution
  • Competitive remuneration
  • A large and international research network with opportunities to connect to research and policy institutions around the Globe.

How to apply...

Applications should be submitted online and include:

  • A motivation letter
  • A detailed curriculum vitae
  • The name, current position and relationship to the applicant, of one referee.

We encourage early application.

Please apply formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered. The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.

For more information concerning this position, please contact Prof. Zetzsche, email: dirk.zetzsche@uni.lu

About us...

The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character. The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world. The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History. In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine. Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its “international outlook,” #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.

The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance offers three Bachelor programmes, four Master programmes of Management and Economics and six Masters of Laws (LL.M.), as well as several continuing education courses. It also includes the Doctoral School in Law and the Doctoral School in Economics and Finance. Around 2,500 students from 90 different nationalities are enrolled at the Faculty. Academic staff from 18 different nationalities teach at the Faculty, supported by practitioners from the field, visiting scholars and guest professors. Rooted in Luxembourg but with a European and international outlook, the Faculty counts three departments:

  • Department of Law
  • Department of Economics and Management (DEM)
  • Department of Finance

Teaching and research benefit from the proximity of the European institutions, Luxembourg’s world-class financial centre ranked second in the world in investment fund asset domicile, and its vibrant business community. Institutional and private sector partnerships, sponsored Chairs, and a growing network of international partner universities make the FDEF a vibrant academic hub within the University at the heart of Europe.

Job details

Title
Research and Development Specialist at the ADA Chair in Financial Law (inclusive finance)
Location
6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi , Luxembourg
Published
2021-12-24
Application deadline
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