Michigan State University College of Law invites applications for a full-time, tenure-stream faculty position. Specifically, the Law College seeks to hire a tenure-track faculty position. The Law College’s curricular needs include criminal law, health care law, torts law, trusts and estates, and tax law. The Law College seeks applicants with a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarly achievement.
The Assistant Professor will:
Develop class materials, including reading lists, syllabi and any online content
Teach law and law-related classes
Provide advice and guidance for students during class and office hours
Assist with promotion and development of MSU College of Law programs
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, disability or protected veteran status.
J.D. or Ph.D. in related discipline.
Knowledge of the legal profession.
Ability to work with a diverse group of people.
Excellent communication skills.
Experience working with computer applications including legal databases.
Prior teaching experience.
Required Application Materials
Qualified applicants should submit
a cover letter
current curriculum vitae or resume
a short professional biography
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