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College of Law: Adjunct Professor - Multiple Positions, 2018-2019 (F1800018)

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University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

College of Law
Adjunct Faculty Positions
2018-2019 Academic Year


The University of Illinois College of Law is one of the oldest law schools in the country, with an accomplished and influential faculty, a smart and collegial student body, and a strong alumni network. In addition to its full-time faculty, the College of Law regularly makes use of distinguished lawyers as adjunct professors, particularly in its upper-division elective courses. The College of Law is currently accepting applications for adjunct faculty positions. Though it will consider applications from lawyers in all subject-matter areas, it expects to have particular needs in:

  • Negotiation/Mediation Strategy
  • Trial Advocacy
  • Appellate Advocacy/Moot Court
  • Federal Courts
  • CFI: Counseling, Fact Investigation, Interviewing
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Externships
  • Immigration
  • White-Collar Crime


These are non-tenure track appointments between five and ten percent time. Each may cover the fall semester (8/16 to 12/31), the spring semester (1/1 to 5/15), or both semesters. Pay will be commensurate with workload and experience. These positions are not eligible for University benefits. Most classes meet in the Law Building in Champaign once or twice per week for one to two hours; some meet during the day and others in the evening. The College occasionally has positions in its spring semester Chicago Program as well.

Applicants must possess a J.D. and have at least five years of practice experience in the subject area in which they will be teaching. Prior teaching experience is preferred.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, a resume, and the names and contact information of three professional references at https://jobs.illinois.edu by April 2, 2018. For assistance with the application process, please contact Patrick Rietz at [email protected].

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 http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu

College Name or Administrative Unit: College of Law
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: College of Law: Adjunct Professor - Multiple Positions, 2018-2019 (F1800018)
Open Date: 03/08/2018
Close Date: 04/02/2018
Organization Name: Law

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