Institute for International and Comparative Constitutional Law

Position as Student Assistant (Hilfsassistenz)
20-30 %

The Chair for Public Law with a focus on International and Comparative Law at the University of Zurich offers one position as Student Assistant (Hilfsassistenz).

Your responsibilities

We are looking for a highly motivated and bright student who is interested to work as part of our research project "Popular Sovereignty vs. the Rule of Law? Defining the Limits of Direct Democracy" (LIDD). The project, which is funded by the European Research Council, aims to assess where the legal limits of direct democracy should be drawn and how compliance with these limits should be reviewed. More information on the project can be found on our project website: Lidd-Project


In particular, the successful candidate is expected to:

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Applicants must have:

What we offer

an inspiring working environment within a young and motivated team and flexible working hours.

Place of work

Rämistrasse 74/50, 8001 Zurich

Start of employment

The starting date is 1 May 2021 (or later).

Applications must include the following documents:
Applications must be submitted by 29 April 2021.

Further information

For inquiries about the advertised position please contact
Prof. Daniel Moeckli