Assistant Professor of Law/Professor of Law

Job description

Posting #: 3601
Position Status: Faculty, Full-time regular
Location: San Diego
Position Type: School of Law, Faculty

Position Title & Department:

Assistant Professor of Law/Professor of Law

Posting #


Department Description:

University of San Diego School of Law. Recognized for the excellence of its faculty, curriculum, and clinical programs.

Detailed Description:

The University of San Diego School of Law invites applications from entry-level and lateral candidates for full-time, tenured and tenure-track positions beginning in the 2022-2023 academic year. We seek applications from candidates with scholarly distinction or promise and a commitment to excellence in teaching.

Job Requirements:


Applicants should have a JD, Ph.D. or equivalent degree, as well as a record of high academic achievement. We welcome candidates with the teaching and research interests in all areas of law, and we have a particular interest in applicants able to teach Tax, Corporations, and/or Corporate Finance.

Background check: Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes.

Posting Salary:

Commensurate with experience; Excellent Benefits.

The University of San Diego offers a very competitive benefits package, to include medical, dental, vision, a retirement contribution given to you by the University (with three year vesting period), and access to on-campus Fitness Centers. Please visit the benefits section of our website to view all of the perks and benefits that USD has to offer. USD: Human Resources: Benefits

Special Application Instructions:

Click Apply Now to complete our online application.

All candidates, including those who have registered with the AALS Faculty Appointments Register, should complete an online application via the Apply Now link. Applications should include: a curriculum vitae, a research agenda, a list of teaching preferences grouped by preferred subjects and secondary subjects, and three (3) references, including names and contact information.

To help ensure full consideration, applicants should apply by August 1, 2021, although we recommend that you submit your materials as soon as possible.

Please direct questions to Professor Dov Fox, Chair of the Faculty Appointments Committee, at [[email protected]

If you have any questions or difficulties please contact the Employment Services Team at 619-260-6806, or email us at [email protected]

Additional Details:

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information, visit

Advertised: June 08, 2021 Pacific Daylight Time
Applications close: Open until filled




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Job No:
Posted: 6/10/2021
Application Due: 9/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time