Friday, February 15, 2008
Atlanta's John Marshall Law School is expanding its Academic Support Program and seeks to appoint a Director of Academic Support. The successful candidate will assist in all aspects of the Academic Support Program, helping students to hone their legal skills to enhance their performance in law school, the Bar Exam, and in practice.
The Director will design and present a first-year program, which focuses upon developing law school skills, enriching analytical abilities, and creating a supportive learning environment. The Director will also work individually with students who have either self-referred or been referred to Academic Support by a member of the faculty. Finally, the Director will also counsel students on study skills, analysis, time-management, bar preparation, and balance.
The Academic Support Program enjoys strong support from the law school's students, faculty, and administration. Candidates must possess a J.D., a strong academic record, solid legal writing skills, and experience demonstrating interest and potential in academic support. Prior successful teaching experience, particularly in academic support or a related field, is particularly desirable. Practice experience is also advantageous.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Application review has begun and will continue until the position is filled. Submit a letter of application, resume, and the names of three references to: Dean Richardson Lynn, Atlanta's John Marshall Law School, 1422 West Peachtree Street, N.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30309 or [email protected].
Atlanta's John Marshall Law School encourages applications from candidates whose background would contribute to the law school's commitment to diversity. Atlanta's John Marshall Law School is an Equal Opportunity employer.