Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center is seeking applicants for the position of Legal Process professor.
Legal Process is a directorless program with eight full-time professors who enjoy the same level of autonomy as the doctrinal faculty, as well as the same access to travel, scholarship, and other professional development funds. Legal Process professors are involved in all aspects of law school life, including chairing and serving on major committees and serving as advisors to student organizations. They also have the opportunity to teach a variety of other courses. Legal Process professors attend faculty meetings and vote on all matters other than tenure and retention.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and references by mail to Professor Heather Melniker, Chair of Appointments Committee, c/o Marie Litwin, Secretary to the Dean, Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, 225 Eastview Drive, Central Islip, NY 11722, or by email to ailto: < [email protected]. The Appointments Committee would like to receive all material by November 15, 2011.
1. The position advertised may lead only to successive short-term contracts of one to four years. Possible renewable 5 year contracts for scholarly publication.
2. The professor hired will be permitted to vote in faculty meetings.
3. The school anticipates paying an annual academic year base salary in the range $80,000 - $89,999.
4. The number of students enrolled in each semester of the courses taught by the legal research
& writing professor will be 36 – 40.