The newly established research group, headed by Professor Dr. Alexander Stremitzer at ETH Zurich conducts research on the likely effects of advances in computer and data science on legal policy and private ordering. We are looking to fill:
Post-Doc Positions in Law & Tech/ Smart Contracts
The postdocs will be involved in all aspects of the research, including project planning, research design, presentation of findings at conferences, and preparation of manuscripts for submission to leading peer-reviewed journals and law reviews. Postdocs will have the opportunity to co-author papers with lab colleagues, work with an array of affiliated faculty from ETH and University of Zurich, and develop independent projects related to these research areas. Organizational and teaching duties are limited to a few hours per week. Our offices are located in downtown Zurich, and the working language is English. The appointment will be for at least one year and up to three years (contingent on satisfactory performance) with flexible starting date beginning June 2018. Salaries are internationally competitive, paid according to ETH standards.
The ideal candidate will have a Doctorate in Law and at least an undergraduate degree in computer sciences, or a PhD in computer sciences and at least an undergraduate degree in law.