Sunday, November 1, 2009
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law is inviting applications for a full-time clinical faculty appointment for a director of its first-year legal research and writing program (Research, Reasoning, Writing, and Advocacy) beginning in the 2010-11 academic year.
Candidates should have outstanding academic records, the ability and desire to work collaboratively, leadership and administrative skills, and demonstrated excellence in teaching, legal research, and legal writing. Applications must be made electronically at http://jobs.unc.edu/1002044. For this position, be prepared to electronically submit your curriculum vitae, letter of application, and contact information for four references. Confidential inquiries are welcome, to Faculty Appointments Committee Chair, Professor Charles Daye, 919-962-7004, firstname.lastname@example.org, or to Professor Ruth Ann McKinney, Assistant Dean for Legal Writing & Academic Success, 919-962-5385, email@example.com.
1. The position advertised may be offered as a tenure-track appointment or successive long-term contracts of five or more years.
2. The professor hired will be permitted to vote in faculty meetings.
3. The school anticipates paying an annual academic year base salary depending on the experience and skills of the successful candidate and on whether the position is negotiated as a 9-month or a 12-month appointment.
4. The number of students enrolled in each semester of the courses taught by the legal research & writing professor will be 30 or fewer (spring semester) and 36 - 40 (fall semester).