Friday, February 16, 2018

Mercer Law School: Visiting Legal Writing Professor for 2018-19

Mercer Law School seeks an experienced visiting professor to teach legal writing the 2018-2019 academic year. This position is to temporarily replace faculty members on leave. In the Fall, the visitor will teach two sections of Legal Writing II with between 20 and 30 students. In the Spring, the visitor will teach two sections of Legal Writing I with between 20 and 30 students.

Mercer is located in Macon, Georgia, approximately one hour from the Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.  Macon has a low cost of living, and is experiencing a renaissance in urban renewal.  The main campus of the university and the law school are both near downtown Macon, with its many cultural and recreational amenities.

Mercer is an equal opportunity employer that encourages applications from women, minorities, LGBTQ candidates, persons with disabilities, and all others who will contribute to our stimulating and diverse cultural and intellectual environment. Applicants should have a strong academic record and demonstrated commitment to outstanding teaching. We encourage interested applicants to visit our website at to learn more about the school, community, and programs.

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Confidential inquiries are welcome.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for professional references, and address your application to Professor Oren Griffin, Chair of the Faculty Appointments Committee. You may email your application to You may also apply through standard mail; please send correspondence to Professor Oren Griffin, Mercer Law School, 1021 Georgia Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207.

This is a one-year visitor position. The salary range is $70,000 to $90,000. Professors will teach 48 to 52 students each semester (for two sections of legal writing). Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018

  • Contact Professor Oren Griffin
  • 1021 Georgia Avenue
  • Macon, Georgia 31052

Hat tip to Professor David T. Ritchie, Director of International Programs at Mercer University School of Law.



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