[PET] Professor in IT Law (Privacy and Data Protection) at University of Tartu
marlon.dumas at ut.ee
Mon Dec 19 09:27:16 GMT 2016
The School of Law of University of Tartu (Estonia) invites applications
for a position of Full Professor in IT Law with a focus on legal
foundations of data protection and privacy.
The successful candidate shall have:
- A PhD in Law or an equivalent qualification. Qualification in the
field of technology or IT is considered an advantage;
- Experience in conducting academic research on a high level, incl. in
the abovementioned field;
- A track record of acquiring research funds in the law and/or
information technology fields;
- Experience in leading international research projects;
- Experience in conducting classroom teaching in the last 5 years in
graduate and postgraduate level.
- Excellent mastery of English.
In addition to teaching (4 contact hours per week) and supervising
Masters and doctoral students, the successful candidate is expected to
build an internationally competitive research team in the field of IT
Law and to further develop the International Masters of IT Law delivered
by the School.
The position will be initially fixed-term, from September 2017 to June
2022, renewable into a permanent position thereafter. The salary shall
be 63750 EUR/year. Estonia applies a flat income tax of 20% on salaries
and provides public health insurance for employees. Other benefits
include 56 days of annual leave and a sabbatical semester per 5-years
period of appointment. Relocation support will be provided if applicable.
Inquiries can be addressed to Anette Aav, anette dot aav ät ut dot ee
The deadline for applications is 2 January 2017. The required
application documents and procedure are described at:
More information about the PET