Tuesday, July 21, 2015

JOBS: Clinical Director and Tenure Track Positions at South Carolina

Via Josh Gupta-Kagan:

The University of South Carolina is soliciting applications for several clinical faculty positions, including director and tenure track positions.  Here is Prof. Gupta-Kagan's note, followed by the formal position announcements:

The University of South Carolina School of Law is hiring clinicians.

We are looking for candidates to apply for several (yes, several) clinical positions at the University of South Carolina School of Law, located in Famously Hot™ Columbia, SC. 

The University of South Carolina School of Law is hiring for two tenure-track clinical professors, and for a clinic director (our long-standing director Lewis Burke is now enjoying retirement).  We are looking for outstanding candidates interested in developing their own clinic, who are committed to teaching excellence, and who show scholarly promise.  We are truly open to a variety of subject areas and would love proposals from candidates.  Please note that clinical professors are tenure-track, and that we invite applications from entry-level candidates, candidates who have a non-tenure track position and who wish to switch to a tenure-track job, and candidates who have completed their first or second year of teaching and are interested in exploring new opportunities.

For the clinic director position, we are looking for someone with a minimum of five years in clinical legal education.

We will be at the AALS hiring conference in DC, and applicants can apply through the FAR process.  Anyone who is interested may also contact me directly – I am on the hiring committee -- or apply directly to the full committee.  The formal postings are here:

 

Clinic director

The University of South Carolina School of Law invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track Clinical Director position to begin fall semester 2016. Candidates should have a juris doctorate or equivalent degree and a minimum experience of five years in clinical legal education. Additionally, a successful applicant should have a record of excellence in academia or in practice, the potential to be an outstanding teacher, and demonstrable scholarly promise.  Interested persons should send a resume, references, and subject area preferences to Prof. Eboni Nelson, Chair, Faculty Selection Committee, c/o Kim Fanning, University of South Carolina School of Law, 701 S. Main St., Columbia, SC 29208 or, by email, to HIRE2016@LAW.SC.EDU (electronic submissions preferred).

The University of South Carolina is committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.  We encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and others whose background, experience, and viewpoints contribute to the diversity of our institution.

The University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the base of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender, or veteran status. 

 

Tenure-track clinicians

The University of South Carolina School of Law invites applications for tenured, tenure-track, or visiting faculty positions to begin fall semester 2016. Candidates should have a juris doctorate or equivalent degree. Additionally, a successful applicant should have a record of excellence in academia or in practice, the potential to be an outstanding teacher, and demonstrable scholarly promise.  Although the School of Law is especially interested in candidates who are qualified to teach in the areas of taxation, clinical legal education, environmental law and small business, we are equally interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our law school community whose teaching interests may fall outside of these areas.  Interested persons should send a resume, references, and subject area preferences to Prof. Eboni Nelson, Chair, Faculty Selection Committee, c/o Kim Fanning, University of South Carolina School of Law, 701 S. Main St., Columbia, SC 29208 or, by email, toHIRE2016@LAW.SC.EDU (electronic submissions preferred).

The University of South Carolina is committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.  We encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and others whose background, experience, and viewpoints contribute to the diversity of our institution.

The University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the base of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender, or veteran status. 

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