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With over 1500 students and 150 members of academic, research and professional services staff, Edinburgh Law School is a diverse, vibrant and inclusive community dedicated to providing research and teaching with local and global reach and impact.

We currently have the following job opportunities available for you to join us.

The JK Mason Institute for Medicine, Life Sciences and the Law is seeking to recruit an experienced communications and administration officer on a part-time basis (0.4 FTE – two days per week) to provide essential administrative and events organizational support to the Executive Committee, and to one of the Institute’s leading externally-funded projects: Confronting the Liminal Spaces of Health Research Regulation [funded by the Wellcome Trust 2014-2020].

The communications and administration officer will report to the Directors of the Mason Institute and the Principal Investigator of the Liminal Spaces research programme on a day-to-day basis, with ultimate line management from the Head of Research, KE and Impact Office within the Law School.

The School of Law particularly welcomes applications from candidates belonging to groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the team, including, but not limited to, ethnic minorities and those who identify as disabled. For more information on our family-friendly policies please visit

This is a fixed term post until 30th September 2020 with the possibility of extension.

Salary: £28,331 - £32,816 (UE06) per annum, pro rata

Closing date: 23rd September 2019 at 5pm (GMT).

View the full job description and application information.