Distinguished Practitioner-in-Residence, Animal Law Program - Sturm College of Law

Job description

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law seeks to hire an experienced and nationally visible expert in the field of animal law and policy during the fall 2021 or spring 2022 semester to serve as a Distinguished Practitioner-in-Residence. Among other responsibilities, the individual would be expected to teach a course in the field of animal law and policy, collaborate with the Director of the Animal Law Program on curricular and programmatic innovations, and deliver a public lecture.

Adjunct faculty are required to teach as scheduled, hold office hours, assign papers and exams as appropriate and be available to assist students with assignments. The Sturm College of Law operates on a semester system.

Required Qualifications

  • Law degree.
  • Ability to teach at the university level.

Preferred Qualifications

  • College-level teaching experience.

Application Deadline
Applications are currently being accepted and will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Special Instructions
Candidates must apply online through jobs.du.edu to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

Course Rate
$25,000 - $35,000

The University of Denver has provided a compensation range that represents its good faith estimate of what the University may pay for the position at the time of posting. The University may ultimately pay more or less than the posted compensation range. The salary offered to the selected candidate will be determined based on factors such as the qualifications of the selected candidate, departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, available market information, and course enrollment, but not based on a candidates sex or any other protected status.

The University of Denver offers some benefits for non-benefited employees. The University of Denver is a private institution that empowers students who want to make a difference. Learn more about the University of Denver.

Please include the following documents with your application:

  1. CV

The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, military/ veteran status or any other status protected by law.

All offers of employment are based upon satisfactory completion of a criminal history background check.




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Job No: 493585
Posted: 3/11/2021
Application Due: 4/26/2021
Work Type: Part Time
Salary: Negotiable