Assistant/Associate Professor of Law

Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA

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Professional Fields, Law & Legal Studies
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

Position Title:

Assistant/Associate Professor of Law

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Job Summary/Basic Function:

Liberty University School of Law invites applicants for a full-time assistant or associate professor in the residential Juris Doctor program. The most competitive applicants will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and possess a strong Biblical worldview. Additionally, faculty need to passionately support our mission to equip future leaders in law with a superior legal education in fidelity to the Christian faith expressed through the Holy Scriptures.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:· Teach first-year, upper division required, and elective classes· Engage in scholarship· Mentor students· Provide timely feedback in the form of assessments, grading, and other requested formats· Follow guidelines, policies, and procedures as outlined in the faculty handbook

Minimum Qualifications:

  • J.D. Degree from an ABA accredited law school
  • Recognized academic and professional background
  • Superior scholarly promise
  • Practice and/or judicial clerkship experience
  • Commitment to student mentoring and professional development
  • Enthusiasm for working with law students

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Distinguished academic and professional background
  • Experience teaching in legal education

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Based on class schedule

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Since 1971, the mission of Liberty University has been to develop Christ-centered men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for impacting tomorrow's world. With a unique heritage and an ever-expanding influence, Liberty remains steadfast in its commitment of Training Champions for Christ. Read more about Liberty at

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