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Job ID: 190515

Research Position
National University of Singapore

Date Posted Jul. 20, 2022
Title Research Position
University National University of Singapore
Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Department Faculty of Law
Application Deadline Aug. 29, 2022
Position Start Date January 2023
  • Research Scientist/Associate
  • Law - General

The duties associated with the position(s) are as follows:
1. The successful applicant will be in residence throughout the term of his or her appointment, subject to the normal NUS terms as to annual leave.
2. Depending on experience, the successful applicant is expected to develop his or her own research agenda, including undertaking research projects on maritime law, leading to publication in English-language refereed journals, during his or her term of appointment. The successful applicant’s proposed research agenda will include writing working papers for publication in the CML Working Paper Series (
3. The successful applicant is required to present his or her research and participate in and contribute to CML’s in-house and external seminars.
4. The successful applicant is expected to assist in CML’s research projects and initiatives, including the CML CMI Database, Judicial Decisions on International Conventions (
5. The successful applicant may be asked to act as research assistant to the Director or Deputy Director of CML, as assigned by the Director of CML.

  • NUS Faculty of Law is a leading law school in Asia widely noted for its global outlook and high standards of scholarship and education. The law school has more than 60 academic staff members and more than 1200 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The Faculty is actively engaged in research and its members regularly publish books and monographs as well as articles in leading journals in Singapore and abroad. Apart from the LL.B. programme, NUS also offers double degree programmes in law and business, law and economics, law and life sciences, and law and accountancy, and a concurrent degree programme in law and public policy. It has a vibrant graduate community of students working towards the LL.M. (with or without specialisation) and Ph.D. degrees. Together with New York University School of Law, the NUS law school offers the NYU@NUS programme which allows students to earn an LLM concurrently from both institutions and the LL.B. (NUS) and LL.M. (NYU) concurrent degree programme. For more information on the NUS Faculty of Law, please visit: The strength of the NUS Faculty of Law lies in its outstanding students and faculty. The law school offers subjects ranging from the theoretical to the practical, with comparative and cross-disciplinary perspectives. The overriding objective is to provide students with a liberal legal education that will allow them to realise their full potential intellectually and professionally.

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Contact Information

  • Gail Lee
    Faculty of Law
    National University of Singapore
    469G Bukit Timah Road
    Eu Tong Sen Building
    Singapore, Singapore 259776
  • +6565163602
  • +6567790979


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