Dauphine University London Looking for contract law lecturer

1 Contract Law Lecturer : year 2 course of our undergraduate Global bachelor programme.

DESCRIPTIVE: The course aims at presenting the notion of contract, contract law and obligation in the United Kingdom. It builds on knowledge students have acquired from first year (introduction of common/civil law, public/private law, and business law)… It will provide a general and sophisticated knowledge of the central legal issues in contract law today. It draws on a range of key legal concepts and will incorporate comparisons with French contract law/droit des obligations.The course opens with an introduction on the idea and origins of UK contract law. It quickly turns to three major chapters: The first chapter is devoted to contract formation. It will be studied during six double seminars during the first term.  The contents of contracts (chapter 2) and breach and remedies for breach (chapter 3) are both studied during the second term for three and three double seminars.

All our courses are taught to small groups of students (25 to 35) on a weekly or bimonthly basis.
We do need a Contract Law Lecturer available to teach:

– 18 hours during the 1st Semester ( 1.5h / week * 1 student group * 12 weeks = 18h ) from mid-September to mid-December 2017

– 12 to 24 hours during the 2nd Semester (2h/ group every 2 week * 6 weeks *1 to 2 student groups = 12 to 24h) from mid-January 2018 to April 2018

If interested, please email cecile.sansalone@dauphine.fr

Lecturer in Labour Law

 University Paris-Dauphine London Campus, specialized in International business, Management and Economics, is recruiting an Hourly paid Lecturer in Labour law for its bachelor programme.

Main duties and responsibilities:


  • To teach at undergraduate level: 27h from September to December 2017

Module outlines:

  • Introduction to labour law (Setting up the labour law, labour law actors, norms, contemporary challenges)
  • The labour relationships (Recruitment, The formation of the labour contract, The labour contract, Atypical forms of labour)
  • The labour law contract – a living tool (Specific terms, Modifications, Changing working conditions)
  • Termination of the labour contract (Different types of termination, Personal dismissal, Economic dismissal)
  • To contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum.
  • To coordinate with the head of department of Labour law in Dauphine Paris.
  • To assist in the development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining records to monitor student progress, achievement and attendance.
  • To participate in faculty seminars aimed at sharing research outcomes and building interdisciplinary collaboration within and outside the department (once a term).
  • To participate in the development, administration and marking of exams and other assessments.
  • To monitor and support the overall progress and development of students as a teacher
  • To facilitate and encourage a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.
  • To liaise with the Head of the programme and other staff regarding the progress of individual students and groups.
  • To contribute to raising standards of student attainment.
  • To propose innovative teaching and research programmes.

Person specification

Education / Training

  • Excellent subject knowledge and a relevant degree and teaching qualification.

Skills and aptitude


  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively.
  • Ability to work to and achieve high standards.
  • Evidence of ability to teach and to supervise academic work by undergraduates.
  • Good planning and organisation skills.
  • Ability to use a range of teaching methods in the classroom and to promote a stimulating learning environment.
  • Creative skills and ideas for planning practical and interesting lessons.
  • Competent user of ICT with the ability to use these skills in the classroom.
  • Commitment to extra-curricular activities.
  • Effective listening skills.

Other requirements

  • Commitment to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students.
  • Enthusiasm and a sense of purpose in the delivery and assessment of the curriculum.
  • Commitment to equality, diversity and safeguarding.
  • Commitment to continuous professional development.
  • Commitment to public communication


The successful candidate will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).




Depending on experience and education background, from £78 to £99 per hour.


For further information and/or to apply to the position, please contact Caroline Gautier at caroline.gautier@dauphine.fr

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