The Quebec Research Centre of Private and Comparative Law
(QRCPCL) intends to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with
effect from August 2011.
The position is for one year, with the possibility of renewal
for a second year.
The position is funded by a Research Team Support Grant from the
Fonds québécois de recherche sur la société et la culture (Quebec
Fund for Research on Culture and Society). The team is led by
Professor Lionel Smith, director of the QRCPCL, and composed of
colleagues from McGill’s Faculty of Law and beyond.
The research agenda to which the position relates revolves around
- McGill’s transsystemic approach to legal education, and its
impact on our understanding of law;
- The interactions between intellectual property law and private
law, in Canada and beyond; and
- Trusts in Quebec civil law, and in civilian and mixed legal
For complete information, required qualifications and
application procedure, please consult the position posting on the