Free open Job in Australasia Lecturer/Senior Lecturer – Law at University of Otago

Our Faculty

The Faculty of Law at the University of Otago was established in 1873 as the first law school in New Zealand. The University of Otago is New Zealand’s most research intensive university and a leader in legal research in New Zealand. The Law Faculty is situated in Dunedin, New Zealand’s renowned University city.

The Role

The Law Faculty is committed to high quality legal education and scholarship and is seeking to make several appointments to Lecturer/Senior Lecturer.

The Faculty’s primary teaching needs are in the following areas, but exceptional candidates with proven research potential in other areas will also be carefully considered:

  • Contract.
  • Torts.
  • Property Law.
  • Equity and Trusts.
  • Family Law.
  • Insolvency Law.
  • Indigenous Law.

Your Skills and Experience

Successful candidates will have a postgraduate law degree or equivalent academic experience and publications. The Faculty particularly welcomes applications from Māori and Pasifika scholars.

Further Details

This is a permanent (confirmation path), full-time position.


Candidates are required to provide:

  • An academic CV.
  • A letter of application.
  • Three referee contact details.

Applications quoting reference number 1801397 will close on Sunday, 2 September 2018.

The University of Otago is an equal opportunity employer.