College of Law: Assistant Professor (F1700125)

Champaign, IL
Sep 26, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor of Law

The University of Illinois College of Law invites applications for positions at the rank of Assistant Professor of Law to begin August 16, 2018 (negotiable).

The College welcomes applications from scholars in all subject areas. The University of Illinois offers a distinguished and collegial law school community in the setting of a major research university, affording opportunities for cutting-edge legal scholarship and innovative interdisciplinary work. Champaign-Urbana is a vibrant college town with an exceptional quality of life.

This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure track position with the possibility of renewable contracts until tenure. This individual will teach 10 credit hours per year from a list of courses most likely to include: property, corporate finance, securities regulation, banking law, patent law, constitutional law, and/or tax law.

Applicants must have a J.D. or Ph.D. degree or their equivalent, a strong academic record, and a record of scholarly distinction or great scholarly promise. The College welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and others whose background may further diversify the intellectual community at the College of Law. Salary, rank, and tenure status are negotiable depending upon qualifications and experience.

For full consideration, please use the AALS FAR web site, (preferred) or create a candidate profile at and upload the following required documents: curriculum vitae, sample publications, and contact information of four references (name, telephone number and email address) by October 30, 2017. References will not be contacted until advanced stages of screening and candidates will receive prior notification. For further information regarding application procedures, contact Angela Martin at

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit: Law
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: College of Law: Assistant Professor (F1700125)
Open Date: 09/25/2017
Close Date: 10/30/2017
Organization Name: Law