Friday, January 7, 2011
So are you tired of the winter cold? Well, the College of Law at Qatar University is looking for a Legal Writing Center Director. Over 50% of its courses are taught in English.
The Director is expected to provide workshops on legal writing, organize writing competitions, help develop the critical argument writing of the students, attend conferences, and work with departments inside and outside of the College to maximize the potential of the center. Required qualifications include a J.D or Ph.D. in a relevant legal subject, with a record of publications; interest in, and evidence of, superior teaching at the LLB degree level; IT proficiency for personal and classroom use; and the ability to provide leadership and engage in department development.
Benefits include a tax-free salary, furnished accommodations, annual round trip air tickets for the faculty member and dependents, an educational allowance for faculty children, health insurance for the faculty member and family, annual leave in accordance with QU HR policies, and end-of-contract indemnity.
hat tip: Jon Mark Truby