Law Lecturer - Legal WritingDepartment:
College of Law-0899Requisition Number:
F_210072Posting Open Date:
06/23/2021Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date):
07/26/2021Open Until Filled:
YesDescription of Work:
The University of Nebraska College of Law anticipates making one non-tenure track faculty appointment to the Legal Analysis, Writing, and Research (LAWR) at the rank of lecturer for the 2021-2022 academic year. The applicant selected for the temporary faculty position will be assigned to one section of LAWR for the 2021-2022 academic year. The position includes the following duties:
•60% Prepare and provide classroom instruction throughout the academic year, review and provide feedback on asynchronous exercises, evaluate student work, administer and grade assignments, and empower students to achieve academic and professional success.
•30% Conduct individual student meetings, hold office hours, live-grade or provide feedback to students in individual and small group settings, and other means to effectively communicate and/or meet with students as needed.
•10% Actively contribute to the LAWR program, assist the LAWR director in preparing materials and writing assignments, attend weekly LAWR faculty meetings, collaborate with all LAWR team members, work with LAWR Teaching Assistants.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.Minimum Required Qualifications:
•J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school or its foreign equivalent.Preferred Qualifications:
•Minimum five years post J.D. expertise in legal analysis and writing as demonstrated in resume.
•Prior teaching experience at the law school level or in the area of writing.Criminal History Background Check Required:
YesHow to Apply:
Click “Apply to this job” and complete the information form. Attach a letter of interest and curriculum vitae.For questions or accommodations related to this position contact:
Chelsi HaydenJob Category (old):
Faculty Non-Tenure LeadingJob Type:
Part-Time TemporaryPosition funded by grant or other form of temporary funding?: