Assistant Professor of Law
Company: University System of NH
Posted on: February 25, 2021
The University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law (
UNH Law), a national leader in legal education with a commitment to
inclusion, diversity, and quality engagement for all, seeks to hire
a tenure-track, entry-level Assistant Professor of Law to begin
August 2021. Successful candidates must have a background that
demonstrates outstanding scholarly and teaching promise. They must
also have significant interest in designing and teaching online
courses. Further, successful candidates must have a demonstrated
ability to work collaboratively with diverse communities. Essential
---Instructing law students on legal education.
---Designing and teaching both in-person and online courses,
consistent with the law school's Hybrid JD program.
---Mentoring students on experiential and career opportunities in
---Engaging in scholarly writing, including placements in
distinguished law reviews and law journals, as consistent with a
---Gaining recognition in the academy of legal education for being
a leading commentator in subject areas.
---Serving on law school committees.
---Assisting in law school objectives, such as through recruitment
of students and engagement with alumni.
---Contributing to the larger legal community through service.
---Working well with faculty, staff and students as well as
community groups of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural,
sexual orientation, sexual identity, , disability, and ethnic
backgrounds. Additional Job Information In your cover letter,
please describe why you are interested in this position and what
makes you a strong candidate in light of the required and preferred
qualifications described above. This position is open until filled.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Posting Number
PF0435FY20 Acceptable Minimum Qualifications ---J.D, LL.M., J.S.D.
or S.J.D. from an accredited law school.
Demonstrated skill in scholarly writing, with a record of
publishing in law reviews and law journals and an evident capacity
---Demonstrated skill at working collaboratively.
---Strong interest in all aspects of legal practice and the
profession, and in mentoring students.
---Strong interest in designing and teaching online courses.
---A commitment to promoting inclusive excellence and diversity.
Additional Preferred Qualifications ---Ability to use D2L, CANVAS
or other technology for delivery of online education.
---Admission to a bar and legal practice.
---Demonstrated professionalism in the bar, including state and
national involvement. Salary Information Salary is complemented by
a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental,
retirement, tuition, and paid time off. If Renewable or Number of
years, please specify Type of Position Faculty Posting Date
01/07/2021 Open Until Filled Yes Closing Date Interested Internal
Candidates Exist? No Appointment Type If TERM position with
benefits, indicate projected end date Departmental Information UNH
Law is situated in Concord, the capital of New Hampshire. Concord
is approximately an hour's drive from Boston, the beautiful New
Hampshire seacoast, and the White Mountains. It is part of the
University of New Hampshire, a major research institution providing
comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate
programs of distinction. UNH's main campus is located in Durham on
a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the
Atlantic coast. UNH has a student enrollment of 13,000 students,
with more than 600 full-time faculty, and offers 90 undergraduate
and more than 70 graduate programs. This position is responsible
for the supervision of Operating Staff , Students Special
Requirements A background check will be required as a condition of
employment. EEO Statement The University System of New Hampshire is
an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The
University System is committed to creating an environment that
values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus
communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals
who will help us achieve this mission. The University System
prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion,
sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status, genetic
information, and political orientation. Application by members of
all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent
upon eligibility to work in the U.S. Special Instructions to
Applicants Institution Information UNH Law is situated in Concord,
the capital of New Hampshire. Concord is approximately an hour's
drive from Boston, the beautiful New Hampshire seacoast, and the
White Mountains. It is part of the University of New Hampshire, a
major research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality
undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. UNH's
main campus is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles
north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast. UNH has a
student enrollment of 13,000 students, with more than 600 full-time
faculty, and offers 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate
programs. Duties / Responsibilities Job Duties Supplemental
Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you meet the definition of an Internal Candidate?Internal
Candidates include: (1) active status employees who have completed
the introductory period and (2) adjunct staff members who have been
employed within USNH for at least 12 months in total and who have
worked at least 1,000 hours during the 12 month period preceding
the application for the position. Student employment does not apply
toward internal status eligibility.
- No 5 Chenell Drive, Suite 301, Concord, NH 03301
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