Term Faculty (Non-Tenure Track) - Jaharis Health Law Faculty Fellow (21-22)

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DePaul University

DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.

Posting Details

Job ID: 63250
Rank: Instructor / Professional Lecturer
College/School: College of Law

The Jaharis Health Law Institute is accepting applications for a Faculty Fellow in Health Law and Intellectual Property/Information Technology. We are looking to hire for this coming academic year and plan to start interviews in the coming weeks.
Established in 1984 and supported by the Mary and Michael Jaharis Health Law Institute (JHLI), DePaul’s health law program has consistently ranked among the top in the nation. JHLI offers students coursework that reflects the diversity of health law from community health to high-tech health care, making DePaul a leader in the education of future generations of health law partners, policy makers and critical thinkers.

About the Fellowship:
An endowment at the DePaul University College of Law funds a faculty fellowship program for scholars to create and disseminate scholarship and teach courses where two dynamic legal fields are increasingly intersectingintellectual property/information technology and health law, broadly construed. The fellowship is designed to encourage scholars interested in entering a career in legal academia in these fields. The Jaharis Faculty Fellow will work with and be mentored by faculty from DePaul’s nationally-ranked Mary and Michael Jaharis Health Law Institute (JHLI) and Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology (CIPLIT).

Required Qualifications:
The Fellow will be expected to:
Teach curricular offerings at the intersection of health & IP/IT;
Write and present scholarly work in health & IP/IT;
Supervise and advise LLM and MJ students in these areas;
Support the work of CIPLIT and JHLI;
Continue the work of the Jaharis podcast.

The appointment will be for one academic year, with the possibility of extending for one additional year

Special Instructions to Applicants:
JD degree or equivalent
Excellent writing skills
Either relevant job experience or relevant scholarly work at the intersection of health law and IP/IT

DePaul is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply.

For application information please visit go.depaul.edu/jaharisfacultyfellow.

Questions concerning the Jaharis Faculty Fellowship should be sent to Professor Max Helveston ([email protected]).

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Writing Sample(1)
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Job No:
Posted: 12/10/2020
Application Due: 2/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time