Tuesday, April 3, 2018
The University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) seeks to hire one non-tenure track Lawyering Skills & Strategies (LSS) Lecturer with Bar Prep Emphasis for the academic year 2018-2019. The lecturer will be responsible for teaching a section of Introduction to American Law to foreign LL.M. students and a bar prep course and bar prep workshops to both JD and FLLM students.
Qualified candidates must hold a J.D. degree from an ABA-accredited law school and be a member of the State Bar of Texas. In addition, candidates must have strong academic credentials and substantive practice experience. Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching LSS and/or Bar Prep. Interested individuals can apply online. Review of applications is underway.
UHLC anticipates performing a search during the 2018‑19 school year to hire a full-time Clinical Professor of Law for LSS with Bar Prep Emphasis. The successful candidate for the interim Lecturer position will be encouraged to apply for that position and will be welcome as a candidate in the search. The LSS faculty work collaboratively, but individual professors have broad discretion on course organization and managemt.
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The position advertised is a part-time appointment, or a year-to-year adjunct appointment. The professor hiredwill not be permitted to vote in faculty meetings.
The school anticipates paying an annual academic year base salary in the range of $60,000 - $69,999 [Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Conference travel and professional development funds may be available for the Lecturer position.] The number of students enrolled in each semester of the courses taught by the legal research & writing professor will be approximately 25 FLLM students and 15-20 JD students.
Hat tip to Sarah J. Moratah at the University of Houston Law Center.