CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Law/Assistant Director of LLM Legal Studies faculty position beginning July, 2013. This is a non-tenure track, contract position, for which unlimited renewals are possible.
We seek candidates with distinguished academic records and extensive practice experience as well as a strong commitment to teaching U.S. lawyering skills to international LLM students. Candidates must have a JD; at least five years practice experience; and two plus years teaching legal research, analysis and writing to international law students.
Key responsibilities will involve classroom teaching; one-on-one interaction with 80 or more international students; drafting, planning and evaluating student writing projects; counseling students on exam preparation and other academic matters; organizing and managing the international LLM summer course; assisting in recruiting, admissions, and social event planning for the LLM program; developing and administering workshops and other academic support programs; and providing career counseling, recommendation letters and alumni support to students and graduates.
In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-877 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determination as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.
Contact: Ms. Timerra Jung, Case Western Reserve School of Law, 11075 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106, 216-368-3296, firstname.lastname@example.org . Further information about the law school is available at http://law.case.edu .