Visiting Assistant Professor of Law

Location
Villanova
Posted
May 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Visiting Assistant Professor of Law

Posting Number: 2017380F

Position Type: Faculty

Recruitment Type: Internal/External Applicants

Work Schedule: FT/10 Month

Department: 241-Law School Instruction

Position Summary
Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law seeks a qualified individual to serve as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law during academic year 2017-18. The position is a 10-month, terminal visiting position beginning in the summer of 2017.

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching two courses, one per semester. The fall semester course must be Criminal Law, and the spring semester course is subject to negotiation. The successful candidate will thus have ample time to focus on scholarship and be afforded access to the Law School's library and related resources. Past Visiting Assistant Professors of Law at Villanova have found great success in legal academia.

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University's mission and values.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Teach one section of the four-credit first-year Criminal Law course in the Fall 2017 semester.
• Teach one course in the Spring 2018 semester, in an area subject to negotiation.
• Engage in scholarly research, publication, and related scholarly activities.

Minimum Qualifications
• Juris Doctor is required.

Preferred Qualifications
• An interest in pursuing a career in academia is preferred.

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours


Special Message to Applicants
All applications are to include:

*Application cover letter.
*Current and complete curriculum vitae.
*Statement of teaching philosophy.
*List of 3 references. We will contact the references for finalists only.
*Unofficial academic transcripts are required to submit application. Official transcripts will be required from finalist only.

Review of applications begins upon receipt and continues until the position is filled.

Posting Date: 05/17/2017

Closing Date (12am ET):

Open Until Filled:

Salary Posting Information: Salary commensurate with experience

Salary Band: N/A

Job Classification: Faculty

To apply, visit: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/11357

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University's mission and values. Villanova University is committed to providing leadership in the attainment of equal employment for all individuals. It is the policy and practice of Villanova University to recruit and select applicants on the basis of their qualifications and abilities. This effort is in compliance with all federal and state laws, including Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1975, Executive Order 11246, and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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