Up to three 3 year postdoctoral fellowships are available at PluriCourts, a Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order, a multidisciplinary Centre of Excellence at the Faculty of Law, Department of Public and International Law of University of Oslo.
The postdoctoral researchers will study international courts and tribunals (ICs) in one or more of four issue areas: human rights, trade, international criminal courts or the environment. The research should apply methodology from the fields of philosophy and/or law, with a slight preference for applicants in political philosophy.
The candidate may be assigned a 10 % workload of tasks including teaching, supervision or other relevant tasks.
PluriCourts is a Centre of Excellence funded by the Research Council of Norway. The Centre is based at the Faculty of Law, Department of Public and International Law of the University of Oslo. Co-Directors of the Centre are Andreas Føllesdal (professor in political philosophy) and Geir Ulfstein (professor in international law).
The University of Oslo has an agreement for all employees, aiming to secure rights to research results.
According to the Norwegian Freedom of Information act § 25 (Offentleglova), information about the applicant will be included in a list of applicants which will be made public, even though the applicant has requested non-disclosure.
The government workforce should as far as possible reflect the diversity of the population. In accordance with the University of Oslo’s equal opportunities policy, we invite applications from all interested individuals regardless of gender or ethnicity.
Guidelines for appointments to post-doctoral research fellowships at the University of Oslo may be obtained here.
- Administrative Manager Aina Nessøe (General Inquires)
Telephone: +47 22859197
- Professor Andreas Føllesdal (Human Rights, Philosophy)
Telephone: +47 22842036
- Professor Cecilia Bailliet (Criminal Law)
Telephone: +47 22850234
- Professor Christina Voigt (Environment)
Telephone: +47 22850246
- Professor Geir Ulfstein (Trade)
Mobile: +47 41470126