Doctoral Researcher

University of Luxembourg

Full time


Jan 12

In the context of the Doctoral Training Unit on DIgitaLisation Law And INnovation (DILLAN) Professor Mark Cole is opening one funded PhD position. The doctoral candidate is expected to develop and research topics related to the regulation of machine learning technologies and specifically possibilities and limitations of an EU framework in this context.

  • The doctoral candidate will conduct research under the guidance of Prof. Cole with the aim of studying towards a PhD in Law
  • The doctoral candidate will publish research results and present them at conferences, workshops, etc
  • S/he shall contribute to the teaching of classes ranging from one to three hours per week, of small group teachings and tutorials
Your Profile
  • Master’s degree in Law. The PhD student should have a strong background in criminal law and procedure, as well as a strong interest in philosophy of law, tech law, regulatory and criminal policy
  • Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment: Fluency in English and a good knowledge of French, an additional language is an asset
  • Strong interest in interdisciplinary research
  • Excellent communication and team working skills are required

We offer

  • Fully-funded 4-year position
  • An exciting international and multilingual research environment and the possibility to work within a research team focused on digitalization, computer science and law
  • Travel opportunities for training and learning
In Short
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 48 Month
  • Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
  • Location: Belval

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The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research university in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

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