New Orleans, Louisiana
Jan 15, 2019
Tulane Law School invites applications for the Yongxiong Fellowship. The fellowship is designed for promising scholars who plan to apply for tenure-track law school positions. The Fellow is full-time faculty in the law school and is encouraged to participate in all aspects of the intellectual life of the school. The law school provides significant support, both formal and informal, including faculty mentors, a professional travel budget, and opportunities to present works-in-progress in various settings.
The Yongxiong Fellow will teach a required course in U.S. legal research and writing to a cohort of LLM students at Tulane Law School under the auspices of the Yongxiong-Tulane Center for International Credit Law. The Fellow will also teach one upper-level course in a topic relating to financial markets, banking or credit law. The Fellow will be appointed to a two-year term with the possibility of renewal. Applicants must have a JD or graduate degree in law from an ABA-accredited law school, outstanding academic credentials, excellent research and writing skills, and scholarly interests related to financial regulation. Applicants proficient in Mandarin Chinese are especially encouraged to apply, although there is no language requirement for the position. Candidates should apply through Interfolio, at http://apply.interfolio.com/59521, providing a CV identifying at least three references, post-graduate transcripts, electronic copies of any scholarship completed or in-progress, and a letter explaining their teaching interests and their research agenda. If you have any questions, please contact Adam Feibelman at [email protected]
The law school aims to fill this position by March 2019. Tulane is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and members of minority communities to apply.
- J.D. or graduate degree from ABA-accredited law school
- Practice and/or clerkship experience
Required documents you would like from the applicants:
- Law transcript
- List of references
- Research agenda
- Copies of any recent publications