Faculty/Academic StaffMajor Administrative Unit / College:
Michigan State University College Of LawDepartment:
Juris Doctorate Programs 40001138Sub Area:
FAS- Fac./Acad StaffSalary:
Salary Commensurate with ExperienceLocation:
Education/Training, Fixed Term Faculty, Part Time (1-49.9%), Non-Union
The College of Law is looking for a part-time instructor to teach an online, three-credit course in the Global Food Law Program in the Fall Semester: New Horizons in Food Laws in Africa and the Middle East.
This online course introduces food law and regulation as it is currently practiced in the region. Students gain an understanding of the numerous factors influencing the development of food laws and regulations, legal and regulatory complexities, and the flow of food and agricultural products across Africa and the Middle East. Perspectives from legal, regulatory, scientific, and trade interests are considered. The linkage of law and regulatory developments in Africa and the Middle East to broader movements underway on an international basis is explored.
Responsibilities may include:
1.) teaching the New Horizons in Food Laws in Africa and the Middle East online class;
2.) providing advice and guidance to students during class and office hours and/or
3.) assisting with promotion and development of MSU College of Law programming.
Michigan State University actively promotes a dynamic research and learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities and individuals from other underrepresented groups that can diversify the impact of social science research across the mission of the college.
Position is planned to recur every Fall Semester
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
J.D. or Ph.D in related discipline.
Professional experience related to class taught.
Experience teaching at the college level.
Required Application Materials
- Cover letter
- Current curriculum vitae or resume
- A short professional biography
For more information, contact the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Jennifer Carter-Johnson, [email protected] or 517-432-6926.
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Department StatementMSU Law is a dynamic learning community with around 700 students, 55 faculty members, 50 staff members, 5 librarians, and 7 legal clinics. We offer nationally ranked programs in Intellectual Property and Trial Advocacy, an acclaimed Indigenous Law and Policy Center, as well as the Animal Legal and Historical Web Center. Faculty members lead the academic dialogue in a wide range of fields, including social justice, innovation, and business and regulatory law.MSU Statement
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.
Advertised: Jun 14, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Jun 14, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time