CIL is accepting applications for a Senior Research Fellow in the international dispute resolution area, with the following main duties:

  • Conduct and lead research in the range of international dispute resolution mechanisms, primarily conciliation, mediation, arbitration and adjudication, involving both states and private parties.
  • Conceptualize and lead conferences, seminars, workshops and trainings in international dispute resolution, and take a key role in CIL’s annual Singapore International Arbitration Academy and International Law Year in Review Conference.

Candidates must have a law degree and at least 5 years of experience in private or government practice.  Also required are highly developed research and writing skills; strong leadership, organizational and communications skills.  An LLM and/or a PhD in a relevant international law area being highly desirable.  Candidates from the region and/or with knowledge of regional language(s) will have an advantage.

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Interested candidates should send the following to Ms Sadhna Rai at by 28 February 2019:

·         CV

·         Letter of interest

·         Two writing samples

·         The names/contact information of two referees