Thursday, February 19, 2009
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law is now accepting applications for two positions in the Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing program for the academic year 2009-2010. The School of Law offers a three-semester program for legal analysis, research, and writing. Legal Writing Professors are hired on 9-month annually renewable contracts (non-voting). There is no cap on the number of renewals. The salary range is $80,000-$89,999, plus fringe benefits. Legal Writing Professors are responsible for teaching a maximum of 50 first-year students in the LARW program. They may be required to teach at least one evening class.
Applicants must have a degree from an accredited law school and a strong academic record. A serious commitment to the field of teaching legal research and writing is essential. Applicants should have excellent written and oral communication skills, and they should have strong interpersonal skills. Previous practice or clerkship experience is desirable.
To apply for a position, submit a cover letter, a resume, two references, and a writing sample by March 31, 2009, to Associate Dean Vickie Rainwater, Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, 1515 Commerce Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76102.