Friday, April 2, 2021
Washington & Lee School of Law invites applications for the position of Professor of Practice.
This member of the school's full-time faculty will be one of three professors who constitute the Legal Writing Program at Washington & Lee Law. Responsibilities of the position include teaching two sections of first-year legal writing each semester while working collaboratively with other faculty in program to maintain a modern curriculum in this subject matter.
In addition to holding a Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited school, candidates for the position must have at least two years of post-J.D. experience in a position or positions requiring substantial legal writing.
The Professor of Practice position is a nine-month contractual position with teaching responsibilities beginning annually in mid-August and ending in mid-May. The initial appointment to the position will be for a two-year term, with eligibility for a longer-term appointment thereafter. The anticipated starting salary for the nine-month position is $80,000.
The school is an Equal Opportunity employer that adheres to a robust nondiscrimination policy. They welcome candidates who are members of communities traditionally under-represented in the legal profession and academia. Interested individuals should submit a statement of interest, C.V., and references to through our application portal at https://apply.interfolio.com/86082. The position is open until filled, and applications will be considered on a rolling basis beginning April 5, 2021.
Hat tip to Allison Weiss.