Job ID: 145855

Assistant or Associate Professor

Universidad Torcuato Di Tella

  • Aug. 26, 2020
  • Assistant or Associate Professor
  • School of Law
  • Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
    Buenos Aires
  • Sep. 14, 2020
  • Mar. 1, 2021
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Law - General

The Universidad Torcuato Di Tella invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in its School of Law.
The starting date is March 1, 2021 (or such other date as is negotiated with the successful candidate.)


Candidates must have:
1. Published or unpublished works revealing great potential for and commitment to original research in the field of law (for candidates for an assistant professor position, typically, a doctoral dissertation from a prestigious university).
2. Great potential for teaching excellence in our undergraduate and graduate programs.
3. Ability to teach in Spanish.

Applications with a solid methodological background and specialization in topics relevant to contemporary legal issues will be particularly welcomed.
Candidates close to obtaining the doctorate degree will also be welcomed – the candidate must graduate before the eventual start of the contractual agreement.
The selected candidate is expected to actively participate in the events and institutional development of the Law School and the University.
The selection process is subject to the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella Academic Statute and its rules for appointing Assistant and Associate Professors, available here (in Spanish):

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should send the following materials to postulació
1. Cover letter identifying areas of interest in research and teaching, as well as a research and teaching plan.
2. A detailed curriculum vita.
3. Three letters of recommendation.
4. Up to two published or unpublished academic papers, or chapters from the applicant´s doctoral dissertation.
5. Where available, teaching evaluations and taught courses syllabi.
Closing date: September 14, 2020.

For further information, please contact Dean Martín Hevia at

ABOUT THE SCHOOL OF LAW: Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella School of Law is an internationally-recognized center for teaching and research in law and related disciplines. Its mission is to educate the best lawyers in the region, as well as contribute with research and teaching to thinking and designing legal and social institutions in an atmosphere of pluralism, open discussion of ideas and academic excellence. See:
Our Faculty publish their work in top international journals and publishers, and they are active participants in global debates within their fields. They have published books in publishers like Cambridge University Press and Oxford University Press, and in journals like Harvard Journal of Health and Human Rights, Law & Philosophy, Legal Theory, Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Stanford Journal of International Law, Texas Law Review, among others. Our Faculty have received prestigious international academic awards, including fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, as well as the European Commission Marie Curie Fellowship.
The School of Law offers an undergraduate program in law and several graduate programs: MA and Specialization in Criminal Law, MA in Law & Economics, MA, LL.M. and Specialization in Tax Law. In 2014, the School of Law launched its Executive Legal Education Program, which offers courses featuring some of the country’s leading legal scholars and practitioners, carefully designed to respond to issues that are most relevant to lawyers today.

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Contact Information

  • Martin Hevia
    School of Law
    Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
    Avenida Figueroa Alcorta 7350
    Buenos Aires C1428BIJ
  • (5411)51697281

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