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Job vacancy: Administrator needed

A vacancy exists for an Administrative Assistant (0.5 FTE) to support the work of the UK Administrative Justice Institute at the School of Law, University of Essex. Ideally we are seeking an experienced administrator to support the work of this national Nuffield Foundation funded institution. This is a half-time, fixed-term post to commence as soon as possible … Continue reading

University of Essex Doctoral Scholarships in Law

Have you got three years, a great idea for a piece of research and the passion to gain a PhD? Essex Law School has six University of Essex Doctoral Scholarships available to support talented PhD students starting in 2017-18. As a member of one of the UK’s most diverse academic communities, you’ll join an active … Continue reading

Social security systems based on dignity and respect – Invitation to tender

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is seeking to commission research on the design of social security systems based on the concepts of dignity and respect. The deadline for tenders is 1pm, 2 February 2017. Under the Scotland Act 2016, legislative responsibility for particular areas of social security will be devolved to the Scottish Parliament.  … Continue reading

Job announcement: Lecturer in dispute resolution

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, is seeking a Lecturer in Dispute Resolution to help its Consumer Dispute Resolution Centre deliver deliver its ambitious expansion programme. QMU is looking for an academic or practitioner with experience of dispute resolution and/or ombudsman practice and/or complaint handling in the public or private sector. The closing date is 26 September 2016. … Continue reading

Research opportunity: Equality and Human Rights Dispute Resolution – mapping gaps in provision

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is undertaking a scoping project to explore ways of increasing access to effective and efficient dispute resolution for equality and human rights disputes, outside the courts and tribunals system. In particular, the EHRC is considering whether it would be appropriate for the Commission to play a greater role in … Continue reading