School of Law
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Southern Illinois University School of Law is an outstanding, small public law school that provides its students with an optimal mix of theoretical and experiential educational opportunities in a student-centered environment in order to prepare them for a changing legal profession in a global environment. SIU School of Law seeks to fill one full-time Visiting Assistant/Associate/Full Professor faculty position to begin in the 2019-20 academic year. The successful candidate will teach courses in the contracts/business/commercial law field and possibly transactional skills courses, as well as other courses depending on the needs of the School of Law and on the successful candidate's area of expertise. This is a non-tenure track appointment for one 9-month term.
Duties & Responsibilities: Visiting Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Law.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must possess a Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited law school or its equivalent and an outstanding law school academic record. Factors to be considered in assessing the academic record include: rank in class, participation on law review, participation in other co-curricular activities such as moot court, honors received, and other factors relevant to academic performance. Candidates for the Visiting Associate or Professor of Law ranks must have an established track record of teaching and scholarship excellence.
Preferred Qualifications: Law teaching experience; outstanding professional record.
Duties & Responsibilities:Classroom instruction and other duties as assigned by the Dean.
Application Deadline: May 10, 2019, or until position is filled.
Application Procedure: A complete application will require a letter detailing your interest, qualifications and relevant experience, along with a curriculum vitae or resume and names of three references with contact information. Address or email applications to:
Michele Tourville, Assistant to the Dean
Southern Illinois University School of Law
1150 Douglas Drive, Mail Code 6804
Carbondale, IL 62901