Madison, WI
Aug 15, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 91685-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Academic Advising, Student Services/Support, Instructional, Legal Affairs

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 91685-FA

Working Title: Assistant Professor of Law



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $125,000 ACADEMIC (9 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

J.D., LL.B., LL.M. and/or Ph.D.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

We seek entry-level candidates who show scholarly promise, as evidenced by publications, works in progress, and/or a research plan. Applicants should have relevant experience such as teaching, legal practice, or a judicial clerkship. Once hired, faculty members are evaluated and advancement is determined by contributions in teaching, research, and service to the Law School and the university, and the profession. Candidates must meet criteria for a tenure-track faculty appointment at UW-Madison.

Position Summary:

We seek an individual to teach in the area of Intellectual Property, perhaps combined with a secondary interest such as property, antitrust, or law and technology, among other areas.

Additional Information:

The Wisconsin Law School, located in Madison, WI, is an integral part of the University of Wisconsin, one of the top research universities in the United States. It offers both JD and advanced law degrees, and enrolls students from around the U.S. and around the world. Madison is a city of lakes, frequently listed among the top ten places to live in the U.S. Further information about the law school is available at


Law School Appointments Committee

Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Interested individuals should submit their materials to the AALS faculty appointments register ( ) and also electronically through the Jobs at UW website: To begin the application process at, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload the following as one complete file upload:

1. CV - Required
2. Letter of Interest - Optional
3. List of References - Optional

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue through the consideration date of Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Aug 14 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Nov 22 2017 11:55 PM Central Standard Time