Professor/Reader in Finance and Technology Law 342277
University of Strathclyde

Professor/Reader in Finance and Technology Law 342277

United Kingdom 21 Feb 2021


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Location: Glasgow, UK

Salary: £60,905+

Hours: Full-time (flexible working considered)

Contract type: Open ended

Placed on: Wednesday 20 January 2021

Closes: Sunday 21 February 2021

Salary Range: Reader: £60,905 - £64,605         Professor: Competitive Professorial package commensurate with profile and experience.

Who we are

Be innovative and collaborative. Be a ‘Strathclyder’.

We are the University of Strathclyde. Our vision is innovative and ground breaking, placing us amongst the world’s leading international technological universities. We are vibrant, dynamic and passionate about solving the challenges facing society and industry through our cutting-edge, multi-disciplinary research, education and knowledge-exchange with global partners.

We are seeking to appoint extraordinary Professors/Readers who complement our strategic themes.

For more information visit the Strathclyde Global Talent Programme Website: or email

Our department

The Law School has an international reputation with world-leading research ongoing across a number of areas, around a broad theme of justice.  It is rated joint first in Scotland for research intensity (ref 2014) and its Centre for Internet Law and Policy has been re-energised by recent appointments.

We seek an appointment in Fintech (broadly conceived, covering, for example Technology Law, Cybercrime, Intellectual Property, Algorithmic trading/Automated pricing including Consumer Protection or Finance Law).  This colleague will support prioritising activities in these areas, with increased capacity to connect and participate and interdisciplinary endeavours and to attract funding and studentships.

The post is an exciting opportunity and will be aligned to Strathclyde’s impressive plans in relation to Financial Technologies generally. Fintech constitutes one of the six research clusters at the heart of its strategic expansion of its “TIC Zone” (see:  This area is vibrant, presenting many opportunities which a GTAP would assist in realising.

The opportunity

We would love to hear from you if you have an internationally recognised research portfolio in this area, are publishing in leading international journals, are actively pursuing funding whilst building impactful collaborative links with industrial and business partners and if you have a passion for progressing teaching and learning.  In keeping with our commitment to equality and diversity, we encourage applications from all sections of the community, particularly those who can support our Athena SWAN activity, which inspires the advancement and representation of women in higher education.  For more information on diversity and inclusion at Strathclyde, please see here.

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Closing date: Sunday 21 February 2021

In your application, please indicate at which level you wish your application to be considered: Professor, Reader or both.

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