Assistant or Associate Professor of Legal Studies

Position ID: 34459
Location
Institution: 
University of Georgia
College/Div/School: 
Terry College of Business
Department: 
Insurance, Legal Studies & Real Estate
Position Description
PVA#: 
201600287
New Position?: 
No
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 
 

Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Posting Number 2016_00287F
Official Title Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Working Title Assistant or Associate Professor of Legal Studies
Title Code 55194
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department INS/LEGAL STUD & REAL ESTATE
Job Summary

The University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business invites for the position
of Assistant or Associate Professor of Legal Studies, beginning Fall 2017.
Candidates applying for an Assistant Professor position should have a juris
doctorate and must demonstrate the potential for high quality research.
Strong communication skills and the potential for excellent teaching are also
required. Candidates applying for an Associate Professor position must hold
a juris doctorate and have a research record commensurate with that rank; a
strong trajectory for future top-tier publications and demonstrated excellence
in teaching legal studies at the graduate and/or undergraduate level are
required. Periodic participation in service activities appropriate to the rank is
also expected. For additional information about criteria for appointment as
Associate Professor please refer to
http://provost.uga.edu/documents/Business_2015.pdf. Salary is competitive
and commensurate with qualifications.
Applications received by February 15, 2017, are assured of consideration;
however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.
To apply, submit materials online at http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/1749.
Required application materials include a letter of introduction and a full vita.
The University of Georgia is located in Athens, Georgia. Georgia is well
known for its quality of life with both outdoor and urban activities
(www.georgia.gov). UGA (www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea grant institution
located approximately 60 miles northeast of Atlanta.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender
identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates applying for an Assistant Professor position should have a juris
doctorate and must demonstrate the potential for high quality research.
Strong communication skills and the potential for excellent teaching are also
required. Candidates applying for an Associate Professor position must hold
a juris doctorate and have a research record commensurate with that rank; a
strong trajectory for future top-tier publications and demonstrated excellence
in teaching legal studies at the graduate and/or undergraduate level are
required. Periodic participation in service activities appropriate to the rank is
also expected. For additional information about criteria for appointment as
Associate Professor please refer to
http://provost.uga.edu/documents/Business_2015.pdf. Salary is competitive
and commensurate with qualifications.

Degree Level Juris Doctor
Posting Date 12/23/2016
Open Until Filled Yes
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

 

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Legal Studies, General
Degree Levels: 
J.D.
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
Monday, August 7, 2017
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

The hiring institution advertising this vacant position is responsible for the application, hiring procedures and content within this advertisement.  Please contact the institution for questions concerning this vacant position.

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