PhD position in International Economic Law, Maastricht University - Netherlands

The Faculty of Law of Maastricht University is offering:

Two Ph.D. positions in the field of International Economic Law. The Ph.D. projects will be carried out in the framework of the Institute for Globalisation and International Regulation.


  • Qualified jurist with excellent knowledge of international economic law;
  • an advanced degree in this field is a definite advantage; and
  • Enthusiastic and determined researcher with first-rate analytical and writing skills; and
  • Fluency in English.

    The appointment will be full time, for a period of four years and should lead to a Ph.D. thesis.

    The appointments will commence on 1 September.

    The gross monthly salary will be in accordance with University regulations for academic personnel, and will range from € 1.956,- in the first year up to a maximum of € 2.502,- in the last year.

    Application and selection process:

    Candidates must submit a written application before 15 January, accompanied by a detailed CV, an academic transcript indicating grades obtained, a letter of motivation and the contact details of three referees, at least two of whom are familiar with the candidate’s academic abilities.

    Candidates should indicate (and motivate) their preference for one of two topics identified above.

    Applications must be sent preferably by e-mail (pzfdrvacatures[at] or by mail to:

    Maastricht University,
    Faculty of Law, Personnel Department,
    P.O. Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands.

  • To obtain further information on these positions, please contact:

    Prof.dr. Peter Van den Bossche, Academic Director, Institute for Globalisation and International Regulation, tel. +31 43 388 3233, E-mail: p.vandenbossche[at];


    Ms. Denise Prévost, Academic Coordinator, Institute for Globalisation and International Regulation, tel. + 31 43 388 2777, E-mail: denise.prevost[at]

    For further details, and application materials, contact: PhD position in International Economic Law

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