Friday, February 22, 2008
This Lecturer, Academic Support position is a one year appointment with the possibility of continuing for an additional 2 years (12 months per year).
Duties and responsibilities will include a variety of activities in the Academic Achievement Program. Responsibilities might include any of the following: teaching academic skills in the classroom and in workshops to first year students; meeting individually with students regarding academic performance issues; providing writing support for students in a variety of academic contexts; supervising student assistants; teaching introductory summer programs; working with the Director of Academic Achievement to design and implement an enhanced bar passage program; teaching upper level classes in analysis; teaching a course in bar examination preparation; working individually with students preparing for the bar examination; assisting with additional services to enhance the academic success of students.
Some evening and weekend work is required as the law school has both day and evening programs.
Qualifications: At least two years legal work experience in practice, government, non-profit organization, judicial clerking, or other legal setting. Admission to the bar of any state. JD from an ABA accredited law school. Ability to work evenings and weekends as needed.
Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience in law school academic support or law school teaching.
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The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff and encourages applications from women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans. DU is an EEO/AA employer.