College of Law: Visiting Law Associate (F1800012)

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University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

The Visiting Law Associate is a post-graduate position designed for recent Law School graduates who are interested in pursuing careers in Law School or Higher Education administration.

This position is responsible for the following:

  • Teaching as an adjunct professor, either during Law 500 or as requested
  • Assisting with international recruitment and admissions of graduate students
  • Mentoring and advising LLM students on course selection, study skills, and professional development
  • Lining up internship placements and directing the spring break Chicago Service Project
  • Coordinating the LLM negotiation and client counseling competitions
  • Assisting with the development and execution of training programs and law summer classes
  • Acting as an ambassador to international visitors and alumni

Candidates must have a J.D. and are expected to have taken a bar examination (or be scheduled to take a July 2018 bar examination). This is a 100%, twelve-month appointment at a salary of $40,000 to $45,000, plus benefits. The ideal candidate will be available to start in March but later start dates will also be considered.

To apply, please create your candidate profile at and submit a cover letter, resume, e-mail address, and two references by March 8, 2018. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. For assistance with the application process, please contact Patrick Rietz ([email protected]).

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: College of Law
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: College of Law: Visiting Law Associate (F1800012)
Open Date: 02/22/2018
Close Date: 03/08/2018
Organization Name: Law





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Posted: 3/14/2018
Application Due: 4/6/2018
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