Associate Professor/Professor - Te Piringa Faculty of Law

University of Waikato

Te Piringa provides an excellent contemporary legal education with a strong focus on integrating professional skills while studying the law in its economic, political and social context, notably addressing the Treaty of Waitangi obligations as part of its commitment to biculturalism. Its mission is to provide critical research for the public good and liberal legal education.

We are particularly interested in qualified applicants in criminal law, transnational crime and international trade, but applicants in all fields are encouraged to apply.

You should have recent experience in practice and/or academic teaching and will be expected to be highly research active with a proven and current research record. It is essential that you have an LLB/JD and LLM, and a PhD or equivalent is strongly preferable at Associate Professor level and essential for a Professorial appointment. You must also be capable of postgraduate supervision.

Current salary range for Associate Professors is NZ$120,000 to $132,500 per year and for Professors NZ$135,000 plus per year, dependent on the qualifications and experience of the successful applicant.

Closing date: Wednesday, 14 July 2017.

To apply in confidence, please go to and click 'APPLY ONLINE' using reference WKTlaw0517 and include your cover letter and full curriculum vitae; or for a confidential discussion call Kirsten Henderson on +649 282 4240 or Jo Fisher on +61 3 9016 6000.

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