Tuesday, February 5, 2008
Golden Gate University School of Law invites applications for the long-term contract position of assistant professor in the Advanced Legal Writing Program, beginning in the 2008-2009 academic year. The core of the Advanced Legal Writing Program is Appellate Advocacy, required in the second year, and offered in every semester, including summers; this course introduces students to persuasive writing and oral argument and culminates in an internal moot court competition. The advanced program also includes several electives.
The person hired will teach one section of Appellate Advocacy and one advanced elective in both the fall and spring semesters, and he or she will also assist the Director of Advanced Legal Writing Programs with various administrative tasks, including organizing the oral argument portion of the Appellate Advocacy course and supervising the moot court board in all three semesters. Teaching in the summer program is encouraged, but not required.
You are invited to contact Leslie Rose for more information about the position. Individuals interested in the position should send a cover letter, a resume, a writing sample, and contact information for three references by February 27, 2008, to Associate Professor Eric C. Christiansen, Chair, Faculty Appointments Committee, Golden Gate University School of Law, 536 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105-2968.