Tuesday, October 14, 2008
The University of California, Berkeley School of Law seeks to fill the new full-time position of Director of Professional Skills starting July 1, 2009. The position is an academic appointment requiring teaching, administrative and leadership abilities. The director will be responsible for managing and participating in the law school’s Professional Skills program, currently comprised of a first-year legal writing and oral advocacy program taught by full-time instructors and upper-level advocacy, negotiation, and transactional courses taught primarily by part-time adjunct lecturers.
Applicants should demonstrate excellent academic credentials, substantial teaching and practice
experience, demonstrated administrative ability, and high-quality writing. Salary is commensurate with experience. A description of UC benefits is available at the University of California, Berkeley, Office of Human Resources website.
To apply, send a cover letter describing qualifications and interest in the position, as well as a resume and references via email to Sheri Showalter, Director, Human Resources, Room 315 Boalt Hall, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, Berkeley, CA 94720-7200. The deadline to apply is November 15, 2008.