Senior academic staff Administrative law
University of Antwerp
Antwerp, Belgium  
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The Faculty of Law has the following full-time vacancy : senior academic staff in the field of administrative law


You will contribute to the University of Antwerp’s three core tasks : education, research and services, in the broad field of administrative law with a focus on the legal design of sustainable zoning and environmental policy.

Your role also includes organisational and managerial aspects.


  • You provide high-quality education in the broad field of administrative law with a focus on the legal design of sustainable zoning and environmental policy.
  • Your teaching role will initially consist of the following course units : Advanced course The Inclusive, Sustainable City and Law (partim) (master of laws)Legal course units in the Faculty of Design Sciences (replacement)Bijzondere studie Milieurecht (master of laws as from academic year 2022-2023 until academic year 2024-2025)Your teaching assignment consists of the following course units as from the academic year 2024-2025 and : Advanced course The Inclusive, Sustainable City and Law (partim) (master of laws)Bestuursrecht (bachelor of laws)Grondige studie bestuursrecht (master of laws)Grondige studie omgevingsrecht (new course unit)
  • You play a role in developing activating, student-centred and competence-driven programme components and study programmes.
  • You supervise students and their Master dissertations.
  • Research

  • You expand high-quality scientific research in the broad field of administrative law, with a focus on the legal design of sustainable zoning and environmental policy.
  • You initiate new lines of research and coordinate the progress of scientific research projects, with special attention to intra- and interdisciplinary cooperation with research groups within the Faculty of Law and in other Faculties at the UAntwerp.
  • You acquire and manage national and international research funding.
  • You publish in international journals and specialist literature.
  • You develop an international scientific network.
  • You supervise PhD students and postdoctoral researchers.
  • Services

  • You play a role in the provision of both academic services and service to society, within the institution and externally.
  • You participate in student recruitment, boards and committees, popular science communication, and so on.

    Organisation and leadership

  • You accept coordinating responsibilities in the areas of teaching, research and / or service provision and you contribute to policy.
  • Your leadership style is motivating and coaching. You are attentive to your employees’ growth and development processes.
  • Profile

  • You hold the degrees of Master of Laws and Doctor of Laws on dissertation.
  • You submit the following documents in English : a vision statement for the programme components you will lecture. You can also make suggestions for new programme components in the broad field of administrative law with a focus on the legal design of sustainable zoning and environmental policy.
  • You can find the study programmes online.a detailed research proposal for the next five years (approx. 5.000 words) based on the research lines of at least one of the research groups of the Faculty of Law and in which you also approach the research from an international perspective.

    You focus on your strategy on research funding acquisitions, publications and network building. You also include a concise description (1 page) of a PhD research you intend to supervise.

    two abstracts of the scientific content of the research plan a scientific abstract and an abstract in layman's terms maximum 500 words.

    The prior conditions are conditions of admissibility.

  • You can demonstrate several years of postdoctoral experience (or equivalent).
  • Your research qualities are in line with the faculty and university research policies. You have established an excellent research portfolio.
  • Your teaching competences are in line with the University of Antwerp’s educational vision. You are motivated to develop your teaching skills further through the professionalisation opportunities available.
  • You can demonstrate a CEFR C1 level of proficiency of English and Dutch.
  • You demonstrate leadership potential and organisational skills.
  • You act with attention to quality, integrity, creativity and cooperation.
  • What we offer

  • We offer a full-time appointment as a member of the senior academic staff (Dutch : Zelfstandig Academisch Personeel, ZAP).
  • The level of your appointment (assistant professor, associate professor, professor or full professor) is determined on the basis of your professional experience and academic qualifications.

    Junior ZAP members are usually offered temporary appointment as a tenure track lecturer for five years, which is then followed by permanent appointment as a senior lecturer.

    Appointment as a senior lecturer or higher leads to permanent appointment (tenure) after a maximum of three years. A favourable performance appraisal is always required for permanent appointment.

  • Your gross monthly salary is calculated according to the pay scales for senior academic staff.
  • The planned start date is 1 February 2022.
  • You will do most of your work at the City Campus in a dynamic and stimulating working environment.
  • Find out more about working at the University of Antwerp here and discover all the other benefits.
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