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Job posted by Université de Strasbourg (15/03/2016 10.41)

Post-doctoral researcher in Intellectual Property Law (Copyright law)

The adaptation of copyright law to a moving economic, technological and social environment is a major challenge for the national, European and international legislator. If an extensive reform of substantive law is a medium to long term measure, a thorough examination and analysis needs to be conducted to prepare this reform in order to gain support from the major players in the creative industries and the European citizens. Such reflections will be initiated within the framework of this project, also aimed at identifying the main features of a modern and European legislation for copyright.

Description

In the framework of a IDEX funding, the Research Department of the International Center of Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI) is looking for a post-doctoral researcher in intellectual property for a research project on the topic “The Future of copyright in a digital environment: European perspectives”.

The candidate will be enrolled within the CEIPI’s Research Department. The academic supervision of postdoctoral work will be provided by Mr. Christophe Geiger, Professor at the University of Strasbourg, Director General and Director of the CEIPI Research Department.

Missions
The candidate will carry out a scientific research of high quality in the field of copyright and particularly on the project topic. He/she will publish in scientific journals and will participate in seminars and conferences on this subject.
The candidate will be the scientific leader of the everyday research. He/she will organize conferences/seminars and other scientific activities.
In addition to his/her research, the candidate is expected to collaborate actively in the center's activities.

Profile
The candidate has a PhD in Intellectual Property Law. His/her thesis focused specifically on copyright.
The candidate must imperatively have obtained his PhD for less than four years (at 1st January 2016) at a university other than the University of Strasbourg.

Language: English mandatory, French desired
Application must include:
- cover letter
- detailed CV
- description of the research project (max. 3 pages)
- publication list
- copy of the PhD diploma

Nr of positions available : 1

Research Fields

Juridical sciences

Career Stage

Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)

Research Profiles

Recognised Researcher (R2)


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Envisaged Job Starting Date

01/06/2016

Application Deadline

31/08/2016

Application e-mail

ch.geiger@unistra.fr

Other job details
EURAXESS ID

34073301

Type of Contract

Temporary

Status

Full-time

Working Hours (hours per week or free text)

37h30

Company/Institute

Université de Strasbourg

Country

FRANCE

City

Strasbourg

Postal Code

67000

Street

4 rue Blaise Pascal

EU Research Framework Programme
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

No

Company/Institute
Université de Strasbourg

Centre d'Études Internationales de la Propriété Intellectuelle (
Research Laboratory
11 rue du Maréchal Juin
67000 - Strasbourg
FRANCE
email ch.geiger@unistra.fr
http://www.ceipi.edu/

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