UCLA Law School invites applications from individuals interested in teaching a specialty course in its advanced curriculum for the Spring 2018 semester. These are academic, non-tenure track, part-time, limited-term appointments.
Decisions will be made on a rolling basis and the timing of decisions will vary according to a variety of factors including curricular need and course scheduling and the particular specialty course the applicant proposes to teach.
Applicants are encouraged to discuss in their cover letters their respective areas of professional expertise, the courses they have previously taught or propose to teach as well as any record of research or other creative work such as publications, law reform activities and significant contributions to the profession or professional organizations.
Requirements: A J.D. or equivalent advanced degree; excellent academic record; substantial, distinguished legal practice experience with a record of research or other creative work such as publications, law reform activities and significant contributions to the profession or professional organizations; experience within a distinct legal specialty; demonstrated commitment to teaching; prior successful law school teaching experience strongly preferred. UCLA School of Law seeks candidates committed to the highest standards of creative work and professional activities and to a campus climate that supports equality and diversity.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and addresses for at least two professional references online at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF03329.
Applications for the Spring 2018 semester will be accepted through Friday, December 15, 2017.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see the UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy at http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct
Cover Letter - Please discuss your respective areas of professional expertise, the specialty courses you may have previously taught or courses you propose to teach as well as any record of research or other creative work such as publications
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
List of References - Names and contact information for at least two (2) professional references
Sample Course Syllabus - Optional. Not necessary at this stage of the application process for an applicant to create a syllabus, but space has been provided here as requested by interested applicants for those who already have samples available. (Optional)
Teaching evaluation - Optional. Not necessary at this stage of the application process but, for those with teaching experience, space has been provided so that they may include teaching evaluations, a summary thereof, or other testimonials, if available. (Optional)
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. (Optional)