Friday, March 30, 2012
The deadline is fast approaching to apply to teach legal writing as a visiting professor at Georgetown University Law Center for the 2012-2013 academic year. They need the coverage for a good reason: to allow other legal writing professors to take sabbaticals and research leaves. Candidates must have superior academic records and expertise in legal research and legal writing. Prior teaching experiencs and at least three years of professional experience beyond law school graduation is preferred. Applicants should include a letter of interest, a CV, a list of three references, a writing sample, and (for recent graduates) a law school transcript.
Materials should be submitted to Professor Frances C. DeLaurentis, Chair of the Legal Research and Writing Department, Georgetown University Law Center, 600 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001, or firstname.lastname@example.org by April 2, 2012. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and early submission is recommended. Feel free to email with any questions.
1. The position advertised has an upper-limit on the number of years a teacher may be appointed.
2. The professor hired will not be permitted to vote in faculty meetings.
3. The school anticipates paying an annual academic year base salary in the range $70,000 - $79,999.
4. The number of students enrolled in each semester of the courses taught by the legal research & writing professor will be 46 - 55.